Tag Archives: Art
A rundown of two awesome film festivals (you probably don’t know about) to head to in May.
Run, don’t walk to Hayakawa’s stunning exhibition at the Noh Gallery
Dear Taipei, You know when you’re trying to express your sentiments about something you feel very strongly about, but when you speak the words aloud, they sound tangled and confused? In your head, the ideas flow much more poetically, but out aloud- they do not hold the same power you wish them to. But one day, you […]
Dear Taipei, A pinch and a punch for the first day of the month! December has hit us, so I hope you’re ready for the onslaught of Christmas decorations (which already started appearing prematurely last month) and cries of “where did the year go- it felt like July just the other day?!” If you’re wondering […]
A review of the captivating Noh Gallery. If you’re into art, you should make a trip here, stat.
Dear Taipei, I wonder how many times you have made people stop in their tracks? To make someone on their way to an important meeting, or in the busy morning commute to work, or even in a mindless wander to stop- even just for a moment- and take a proper look at what’s in front […]
Dear Taipei, I think if you could speak, you’d try to dispel the assumptions made about you. One of the biggest which comes to mind is that you’re not a worthy holiday destination in yourself. A good proportion of people only visit you for a brief trip, often on a stopover on the way to […]
Dear Taipei, It’s a question that has always plagued travelers since the dawn of time- to buy the ticket to the top, or to find a view for free? In certain locations, I think it’s probably worth the price to pay. I’d imagine going up to the Empire State Building would be incredible, if only […]
Treasure Hill Artist Village is one of Taipei’s most unique and memorable places to pay a visit
Dear Taipei, I entered a photography competition recently which is open to recipients of the Huayu Enrichment Scholarship- a scholarship from the Taiwanese Government to study Mandarin. I just found out now that there is a prize for the most Facebook likes on a picture! Please “like” the photo below! I had to write on […]