Sunday, October 19, 2014
Architect Frank Gehry opened his latest project on Friday, the more than 100-million-euro (US$126 million) Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris, which has bowled over critics.
A new storefront belonging to Tsannkuen Co. (燦坤) opened in Kaohsiung recently, introducing a number of new restaurants, specializing in hot pot, steak, Italian food and more.
When the mysterious people of China's Sanxingdui packed up and moved away 3,000 years ago, they left behind no written language and no indication of who they were, where they were going or why.
The Chablis region of France produces the world's purest expression of chardonnay. This statement reflects at least two concepts. First, the practice of judicious use, or even the absence, of oak leaving the grapes to sing their own song.
To finish his first novel, David Cronenberg had to work around a few other projects.
An oil painting attributed to 17th-century Spanish master Diego Velazquez, found languishing in a back room of Yale University, has been returned to Spain for an exhibition in Valazquez's hometown Seville.
Chad Stahelski and David Leitch speak in shorthand when it comes to shooting sprees. Also mixed martial arts throw-downs, crazy car crashes and escaping explosions.
Harry Shearer is hardly the first person to mine comedy from the rich vein where Richard Nixon shines.
Patrick Bruel has long been a face of French popular culture and one of his country's most successful musicians.
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Brad Pitt's new war movie “Fury” offers a no-holds-barred view of warfare which some may find hard to stomach — but its director justifies the gore as straightforward realism.