After a yearlong renovation, an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy.
A gigantic golem made out of wooden Hebrew letters lies motionless on the ground, yet it seems as if only a few magic whispers are needed to bring the creature to life.
Three bathers jumping through the green waves of the Baltic Sea with a fourth watching from the beach. Two Berlin prostitutes with feathered hats lingering under the gaze of lurking men. A nude model lounging on a red bed in an artist's studio.
Art biennials are typically put together by independent organizations: Taipei Biennial (台北雙年展) is distinct because it is organized by the Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM, 臺北市立美術館).
Sixteen organizers of leading "design weeks" from around the world will attend the International Design Week Forum (國際設計週論壇), one of four signature events taking place in Taiwan in October as part of the World Design Capital Taipei 2016 (WDC). The bilingual two-day forum, organized in conjunction with Taiwan Designers' Web, will explore how design weeks can best promote the design industry and establish a global network for sharing resources.
Attendees at Art Expo Taiwan 2016 appreciate works on Friday, Sept. 16 at Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Hall 3. This year's Art Expo Taiwan largely focuses on works by domestic artists. Over 100 well-known Taiwanese painters and artists participated in this year's show.
A comic-style artwork depicting President Tsai Ing-wen and her cat is shown on Friday, Sept. 16. The Presidential Office's permanent exhibition will allow public viewing on Sept. 18, showcasing artworks featuring the inner workings in the Presidential Office, as well as an exhibition introducing Taiwan's presidents and their inauguration speeches.
President Barack Obama will honor actors Mel Brooks and Morgan Freeman with the 2015 National Medal of Arts, the White House said Wednesday.
The "father of modern Chinese art glass" Heinrich Wang (王俠軍) made a rare appearance in Southern Taiwan recently, giving a lecture in Kaohsiung on "Cultural & Creative breakthrough - inheritance and innovation."
A design of translucent marble and glass was unveiled Thursday for a long-stalled performing arts center at the World Trade Center complex.