Ruby Chen

Winner of the Taipei Literature Award, China Times Literary Award, Lin Rong-san Literature Award and Liang Shih-chiu Literature Award. Ruby likes poetry and essays, photography and drawing; Loves discovering the old and the new, warm humour, and finding truth in the absurd; hopes to play a role in Lou Ye’s films, and writes lyrics for singers she loves.


Placing a cosmic order

Ever since internet access became an indispensable part of modern life, the internet literally turns into the greatest “wishing pond” history has ever seen.

08 2015 | Issue 8 Ruby Chen

Revisiting Taiwan: local zines

Since 2013, each summer an event called Not Big Issue, a two-day exhibition of zines, is held in the underground shopping area of Taipei’s Dongqu district.

07 2015 | Issue 7 Ruby Chen

A moveable feast: New York’s 21st parties

New York’s vibrant nightlife always faithfully reflects the pulse of the contemporary art scene.

06 2015 | Issue 6 Ruby Chen