From Mackay Practicing Medicine to Huang Dafu

From Mackay Practicing Medicine to Huang Dafu

Well known author, commentator and historian Li Ao recently passed away on March 18, 2018. We met in 2001 through an introduction of my brother Jinzhong who is the chief editor of Open Magazine in Hong Kong. The last time I saw him was at his 80th birthday party three...
Letter from Ray Seitz

Letter from Ray Seitz

Occasionally we have artists from overseas joining the Taipei studio for short term studies. These requests are considered on a case-by-case basis depends on the artist’s needs and studio capacity. Ray Seitz was the first international student we had at the...
Top 5 life drawing tips

Top 5 life drawing tips

The life drawing (or observational drawing) process and tips below are designed to help you create a drawing that’s true to likeness, expressive and with dimensions. Observe holistically, define locations and boundaries Think of this step as drawing a blue print when...
When East Meets West

When East Meets West

By Iris Yim My father Yim Mau-Kun is known to many as an oil painter. And indeed, his oil paintings are classical in style; if you were to see one of his paintings such as Christina on public display in the US or Europe, you would probably never have thought it’s the...

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4 Weeks in Taipei with Master Yim Mau Kun

4 Weeks in Taipei with Master Yim Mau Kun

Note: Occasionally we have overseas students joining local students at the Twin Bridget Studio. International student admission is decided on a case by case basis depending on student needs and studio capacity. We recently had Aqeel from India and Osamu from Japan...