2018 / May
Chen Chun-fang /photos courtesy of Lin Min-hsuan /tr. by Bruce Humes
Humpback Whale House opened its doors in Taichung with a flurry in December 2017, dedicating itself to promoting original Taiwanese artwork via diverse forms of creative expression, such as painting, music or installation art. From that day onward, the house has joined the Gaomei Wetlands as a new attraction in Qingshui District, a coastal suburb of Taichung.
What’s the origin of the name of this structure standing amidst paddy fields, and what sort of romantic dreams are secreted there? Let’s take a closer look.