Monday, November 2, 2015
A short film about an Italian vampire and his encounter with a Taiwanese taxi driver won the NT$50,000 (US$1,542) top prize at the 2015 Taiwan International Queer Film Festival Sunday.
A Japanese-style tearoom made of steel and calligraphy installations made of human hair are among the eye-catching works on display at Art Taipei 2015, which opened Friday in the city.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
On a sunny Saturday afternoon, the serene and scenic Chihshang Township (池上) in eastern Taiwan's Taitung County welcomed thousands of visitors who had flocked to the rural township to see an annual art performance in its signature rice paddy.
Saturday, October 31, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) presided over the 13th 2015 International Austronesian Conference (IAC, 2015 南島民族國際會議) yesterday, sharing his enthusiasm at seeing the meeting raising awareness of international aboriginal communities in the two-day event.2 Comments
French cyclist Damien Frederic Monier has emerged as the winner of the 2015 Taiwan KOM (King of the Mountains) Challenge and the race's NT$1 million (US$30,733) first prize, the Tourism Bureau said Friday.
The last day of the 2015 International Austronesian Conference (IAC, 2015 南島民族國際會議) revolved around discussions on preserving the indigenous heritage in face of environmental and human challenges yesterday.
Friday, October 30, 2015
A short Taiwanese documentary about a Buddhist temple in Hualien won an award at this year's ART&TUR - International Tourism Film Festival in Portugal.
Monday, October 26, 2015
Tien Feng (田豐), winner of the Golden Horse Lifetime Achievement Award in 2014, has passed away, local media reported on Friday. He was 87 years old.
Sunday, October 25, 2015
New Zealand cross-over soprano Hayley Westenra will hold a concert in Taiwan in December, performing her own songs as well as popular Western and Mandarin works, according to the concert promoter.
The 2015 Asia-Pacific Culture Day kicked off in Taipei yesterday to showcase the music, dancing and food of countries in the region and promote exchanges and a better understanding of Taiwan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced.