Captivating body language

One sunny afternoon in Taiwan, I took the Taipei metro to attend a dance show called Renaissance of its Ashes — An Experimental Work by Taiwanese choreographer Ho Hsiao-mei. I found it while browsing online. The few teasers from the show caught my interest, and so I booked a ticket.

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Ali Baba's cave

On the day I arrived in Jinze, I immediately heard about the Dutch neighbour of the artist residency. I had the opportunity to see a few pictures taken by some of previous artists who were able to visit him Just by looking at the pictures made me want to go there right away. I was excited to see all these vintage pieces from the Dutch neighbour’s collection in person.

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Back in time

I remember being in the taxi on my way to my next destination: Shanghai in China. How different it was, coming from Japan! It took an hour before I reached an area outside Shanghai called Jinze, an ancient water town. This was the location of Untitled Space, the international artist residency I would be staying in for about a month.

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