Claire Huang shown early interest in art and was awarded top prize in county student painting competition, and honour award in provincial student art exhibition. Claire later specializes in Chinese Literature and became a lecturer in several universities in Taiwan. She is a script writer, TV programme producer, curator, art director of traditional music and drama troupes, and board member of NGO. She is also an expert consultant on local culture for the Taiwan government. Her publications include academic books and children picture books. Her paintings were shown at exhibitions in Europe, Taiwan and Hong Kong.