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Art, Culture and Candy: The Small Museums of Taipei

Joshua Samuel Brown - jbrown [10,407]

Stuffed gorillas, miniaturized Vaticans and gigantic blocks of gold-encrusted nougat; diversity is the hallmark of any serious cultural journey...

Destinations: Taiwan | Taipei
Topics: Culture | Food | Travel | Festivals | Art | For Kids
City Marx Graffiti

Graffiti Walk: Pop Culture in Ximending

Carrie Marshall - globetrotteri [200]

Here in Taipei, the walls are the manifested dreams of talented artists. Taipei’s urban youth reaching for artistic style and development have found their own sort of personal fame and respect on these walls.

Destinations: Taiwan
Topics: Culture | Art
The artist with one of his creations.

Subject to Interpretation: The Art of Ju ming

Joshua Samuel Brown - jbrown [10,407]

"Interpretation is the sole domain of the viewer" - Ju ming, on his art. On the grounds behind Juming Museum in Northern Taiwan is a nameless bronze sculpture depicting a man and a woman perched...

Destinations: Taiwan | Taipei
Topics: Art

Celebrating Chinese New Year - Firecrackers

Tricia Morrissey - tricia_morrissey [2,507]

To scare away the terrible Nian, the daring villagers lit hissing, popping firecrackers. Now the first hours of every new year are filled with the sounds of Hiss! Pop! Boom! After the last firecracker...

Destinations: Taiwan | China | Beijing | Hong Kong | Taipei
Topics: Culture | Festivals | Art | Traditions | For Kids

To The Chinese, Jade Is The Elixir Of Life - The Stone Of Immortality

Habeeb Salloum - hsalloum [11,337]

The first time I was exposed to the fascinating world of jade on a large scale was in Malacca, Malaysia's historic city. As our group toured the Jade House Jewellers, I beheld jade sculptures and...

Destinations: Taiwan | China | Singapore | Beijing | Taipei | Hong Kong
Topics: Fashion | Traditions | Shopping | Art
Untitled Sculpture from Living World Series

Subject to Interpretation - The Sculpture of Ju Ming

Joshua Samuel Brown - jbrown [10,407]

These are just a few of the works to be found at Taiwan's Ju ming museum. See also Subject to Interpretation: The Art of Ju ming * * * * *

Destinations: Taiwan | Taipei
Topics: Martial Arts | Culture | Art
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