Sound of Dragon Gallery
Sound of Dragon Gallery will feature Taiwanese artist Li Tung’s recent works. As the resident artist at the festival, Li will do live sketches of the musicians on stage at the concerts. He will also join Paul Plimey (piano, guitar, vibraphone), Shih Yang Lee (piano), and Lan Tung (erhu, vocal) in performance at the final night of the festival.
Li Tung is the creator of Sound of Dragon logo. His art works are available for purchase at the festival.
Li Tung (Taiwan) – painting
Born in 1971 in Taipei, Li graduated from the School of Visual Arts at the National Taiwan University of Arts. An artist crossing many genres, he is a painter, writer, performing artist, installation artist, and designer. Since 2010, Li started to perform live painting with improvising musicians and dancers. He joined the acclaimed MAFIA Ensemble, the leading force in Taiwan’s experimental and improvisational arts scene, with a particular focus on interdisciplinary practices. Li has collaborate with numerous Taiwanese and Japanese artists at “Create Music” festival. In the past 20 years, his artworks has been exhibited at various galleries in Taiwan, including the Taipei Arts Gallery. He is a member of “May Artists Collective”, Taiwan’s most influential and longstanding artists collection. Li’s novels and short stories have won numerous awards. He has been published in Taiwan and China. He also directed a theatre production in 2013.