Cross-strait art show takes place at Taipei 101 tower

The China Post - - LOCAL -

Artists from both sides of the Tai­wan Strait are show­ing their works at an ex­hi­bi­tion at Taipei 101, mark­ing the 70th an­niver­sary of Re­pub­lic of China’s vic­tory over Ja­pan.

Master cal­lig­ra­phers, in­clud­ing the in­ter­na­tion­ally renowned Au Ho Year gave demon­stra­tions at the open­ing cer­e­mony Satur­day.

Us­ing a large cal­lig­ra­phy brush, Au com­posed a short poem to memo­ri­al­ize the eightyear War of Re­sis­tance against Ja­pan from 1937 to 1945.

He told guests at­tend­ing the open­ing cer­e­mony that peo­ple should learn to face this bit­ter chap­ter in history with peace in mind.

The ex­hi­bi­tion of cal­lig­ra­phy and tra­di­tional Chi­nese paint­ings by con­tem­po­rary artists in Tai­wan and China is co-spon­sored by the In­ter­na­tional KaDhamPa Global In­for­ma­tion Net­work, the Chi­nese Cal­lig­ra­phy So­ci­ety, the China In­ter­na­tional Ex­change As­so­ci­a­tion and Want Daily.

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