Saturday, February 1, 2014
This year's Taipei International Comics and Animation Festival will feature over 50 graphic artists, voice actors and authors from Japan and Taiwan, including popular Japanese manga artist Hajime Isayama.
Built on a rigid triangular geometry, the new “Asia Museum of Modern Art” in Taichung shows Tadao Ando's skills in building a controlled, high-quality masterpiece that acts as an urban anchor for its surrounding university campus.
Taiwanese rock band Mayday and Japanese group flumpool are scheduled to play at an annual outdoor concert in Southern Taiwan in April, according to the event's organizers.
The central county of Changhua is bringing an international flare to its annual flower festival this year with a huge garden modeled after the acclaimed Fitzroy Gardens of Melbourne, Australia.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
British-born Taiwanese actress Judy Hu (胡婷婷), the daughter of Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強), announced on the Internet Tuesday that she has separated with her husband Julio Acconci after a year of marriage.2 Comments
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The Taipei City Government announced yesterday that the famous “Pandas on Tour” exhibition by French artist Paulo Grangenon will be in Taipei from Feb. 28, with 1,600 paper-mache pandas to be displayed in the public square in front of Taipei City Hall.
Director Tsai Ming-liang has finally given the nod for his film “Stray Dogs” to be shown in local cinemas, more than four months after it hit the spotlight at the Venice Film Festival.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
After being heavily damaged by Typhoon Morakot in August 2009, the Alishan Forestry Railway is ready to carry passengers once more after holding an inauguration ceremony on Jan. 27.
A Taiwan court on Tuesday ordered Hong Kong Cantopop star Andy Lau (劉德華) to pay NT$2.67 million (US$85,000) to a Taiwanese airline for damaging its helicopter during a film stunt in 1997.
Monday, January 20, 2014
An exhibition showcasing Islamic life and culture has opened at the National Taiwan Museum (NTM) in Taipei.3 Comments