Our Island Exhibition, featured in the May 2019 issue of Centered on Taipei, was a recent art photo exhibition held by the photography group Taiwan Exchange Photo Club (TEPC). We organized the exhibition to raise funds to support the charitable work of Father Yves Moal in Yuli, Hualien County. On the weekend of June 29th~30th, participants from the TEPC exhibition traveled to Yuli to ...
Designed, set up and organized a complete multi-page website featuring photographic works from 21 photographers in support of the Charity Auction. Currently engaged in planning the Social Media Calendar for the next 3 months to increase engagement, interaction, social awareness.
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Duringg the TEPC Exhibition, one of our social values has been to include everyone in our social action to help Father Moal's charitable works. We've talked to photographers, collectors, friends, family, colleagues, students, visitors, and even strangers. But our Photography Competition went a step further by allowing people who are not in Taipei to participate through submitting their own images. That message of being inclusive in our seemingly divisive era is of particular importance: Let's Bring Everyone Together.
With a camera photographers often take shots reflecting the social issues of the day. But Patrice Delmotte, a well-known fine art and studio photographer, and the photographers who make up the Taiwan Exchange Photography Club (TEPC) have often stepped out from behind the lens to help various charitable organizations in Taiwan. Through their series of exhibitions, they have been able to raise money for charities like St. Anne's and ChinAi Music School. Their latest exhibition is Our Island, which begins Saturday, May 11th at Jazz Image Gallery in Taipei.
April 2019 brings the first ever Taiwan Exchange Photograph C l u b (T E P C) Photograph Competition. The theme of the competition is "Our Island" and it’s being held as part of the fourth TEPC charity exhibition, also called "Our Island." So grab your camera or mobile phone, take your best shots, and submit them to the competition!
Written a short press release announcing an upcoming charity exhibition in Taipei in May, 2019.
Taipei, Taiwan -- The Taiwan Exchange Photo Club (TEPC) is announcing a collaborative exhibition of photography of Taiwan featuring new works from its members. The exhibition, "Our Island", runs from May 11th to May 23rd, 2019 with the grand opening taking place at 3pm on Saturday May 11th. The exhibition is hosted at Jazz Image Gallery in Taipei, Taiwan.
If I could name just one place in Taiwan that would absorb a visitor's entire day, that'd be Tamsui in New Taipei City. So let me introduce the town to you, experience a taste of its cultural heritage, and find out why it's creating a real buzz for visitors!
“Tamsui – a Town for Photographers, Travelers and Hopeless Romantics” published in Centered on Taipei, Feb 2019. Text and pictures by Kenneth Dickson. pg. 11~13.
Excerpt: “Our chance to print and exhibit photos started as a dream, and one that Junku Nishimura, a well-known street photographer from Japan, encouraged at the BurnMyEye Street Photo Workshop in Dadaocheng, 2017. Get your photos on paper, put them on a wall, invite people to see… how difficult could it be?”
“Reflections on the Photowalkers’ Mini-Exhibition at Red Room 2018” published in Centered on Taipei, November 2018. Text and pictures by Kenneth Dickson & Alicia Haddad. Exhibits by Indi...
Excerpt: “Sometimes an opportunity comes up, you just have to grab it and hang on until the very end! When we received the Artists’ Call from Red Room on August 8th, it was Tobie Openshaw who opened the door to putting on our exhibition with his sensible, straightforward advice.”
“Red Room Exhibition of Selected Photowalkers’ Works” published in Centered on Taipei, October 2018. Text and pictures by Kenneth Dickson & Alicia Haddad. Exhibits by Individual Photowalkers: Alicia Haddad, Kenny Pau...
Excerpt: “Photowalkers Taipei has been organizing photowalks for several years already. We welcome anyone with an interest in photography, regardless of their level of ability. We aim to draw in all members of the local community to share our common love for photographs and photography.”
“Photowalkers Taipei creates a mini-RED Exhibition @ Red Room” published in Centered on Taipei, September, 2018. Text. Pictures by Alicia Haddad. pg 14.
Welcome to Taipei! Taipei is a major city with excellent transportation, so exploring Taipei will be easy and enjoyable for you. You should use the Taipei Metro (MRT) and train networks as much as possible to see the sights of Taipei.
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The MRT operates five lines across Taipei. It is fast, efficient, and affordable. The routes ar...