Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The Taipei Book Fair Foundation (財團法人台北書展基金會, TBFF) said yesterday that youths under 18 years old could attend the 2015 Taipei International Book Exhibition (2015 TIBE) for free, with various New Zealand authors and award-winning animation effects teams having been invited.
Monday, July 21, 2014
The upcoming Taipei Fringe Festival will stage over 500 performances this year at various venues around the nation's capital.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The 2014 Luodong Art Carnival will be held between July 19 and Aug. 2, featuring a series of innovative art exhibitions and performances. Luodong is reportedly the first township in Yilan County to promote art-related activities. A number of groups have been invited to participate in this year's festival. An artist from Saito, Miyazaki in Japan was also invited to the event for the first time to enhance international cultural exchange.
The Taipei Philharmonic Youth and Children's Choir yesterday took first place in the International Music Chorus Festival in Kathaumixw, Canada.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
An annual eco film festival will hold more than 5,200 screenings of documentaries around Taiwan starting Tuesday to promote the importance of ecological conservation.
Music fans are in for a treat with a series of outdoor concerts at the annual Taipei Jazz Festival, set to kick off Saturday in Taiwan's capital.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Actors Chin Shih-chieh (金士傑) and Pu Hsueh-liang (卜學亮) yesterday participated in a charity event for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients and tried their hand at making sock dolls.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
As the FIFA World Cup moves into the semi-final stage, pitting the final four teams left in the competition — Brazil, Germany, Argentina and the Netherlands — against one another for a spot in the final, the four countries' representative offices in Taiwan are gearing up to root for their teams.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The piano now on display at a Taipei department store is no ordinary instrument — it was damaged, seemingly beyond repair, by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan before undergoing a nearly miraculous repair.
Taiwanese documentary “Twelve Nights,” a film produced by bestselling author Giddens Ko, was screened in Singapore Saturday to raise awareness of animal rights in the city state.