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The Dallas Museum of Art has appointed a new director.
 
9/11 museum stages major exhibition: art rife with reality
To mark the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks, the 9/11 memorial museum is staging a major special exhibition. It features artists who have transformed a day of terror -- often with personal links -- into works of both grief and tenderness.
 
Ai Weiwei's refugee life jackets in Vienna palace pond
Visitors to Vienna's Belvedere Palace were confronted Wednesday with 1,005 refugees' life jackets drifting in the baroque pond -- courtesy of Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei.
 
Muslim Girls Making Change speak out in verse
Four girls from the U.S. state of Vermont are using their voices and powerful performance poetry to get their message out about being Muslim in America, stereotypes, and other issues near to them.
 
Cash-strapped Berlin builds museum for urban art
Berlin, the cash-strapped capital of Europe's top economy, has long tried to turn alternative culture into gold, but ambitious new bids to present underground art in museum settings could break new ground.
 
Four Taiwanese groups are set to perform in the Festival Off d'Avignon (Avignon Off) in southern France this month, bringing drama and dance performances to audiences there.
 
Since its debut five years ago, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has showcased works by well-known American artists like Georgia O'Keeffe and Andy Warhol. Now the Arkansas museum founded by a Wal-Mart heiress is turning its attention to ordinary objects made by unsung craftsmen, quilters and painters.
 
Taipei Children's Art Festival
On a rainy night in the middle of Daan Park, hundreds of children and their parents filled the seats of the park's amphitheater and piled in on the grass in front, using raincoats as tarps to sit on, to watch Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) open the 17th Taipei Children's Art Festival (臺北兒童藝術節).
 
Open call for 'Designers in Residence Project' begins
Since 2012, Taiwan has been cooperating with the city of Eindhoven in the Netherlands to hold the "International Designers in Residence Project," inviting Dutch designers to visit Taiwan and experience the local culture. In order for designers and citizens to cross the cultural divide between Asia and Europe, Taiwanese designers also have the opportunity to conduct short stays in the Netherlands, thanks to the aforesaid program, which includes flight tickets, accommodation and a NT$45,000 stipend.
 
Turner Award-winning Assemble Studio arrives in Taiwan for seminars
Members of Turner Prize-winning "Assemble Studio" met with the press on Tuesday, in hopes of collaborating with Taiwan locals at seminars during their weeklong visit.
 
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