Sun, Nov 03, 2013 - Page 11 News List

Going global

With almost half of the booths taken by international dealers, Art Taipei is heading for another successful year. But the strategy of internationalizing the art fair may have the consequent effect of marginalizing local artists

By Noah Buchan  /  Staff reporter

However, this kind of collaboration remains an outlier.

For now, Taiwanese galleries will have to continue to rely on collectors at home and at other regional art fairs to promote their artists. Lin says Taiwanese artists do sell to collectors from China and Singapore because “we’ve promoted these artists to them before and they will come to see their new work.”

Art Taipei begins on Friday and runs until Nov. 11. Complete details in English and Chinese can be found at: art-taipei.com.

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