Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Saturn will appear brighter and bigger early Sunday as the planet passes closer to Earth than it has in about a year, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said Monday.
Monday, May 5, 2014
A visiting British expert on Sunday touted Taiwan's museums as the best in Asia, saying they show the courage and commitment often lacking in museums in some countries.
Large crowds were attracted to Japanese composer and music director Joe Hisaishi's concert and simultaneous screenings in Tainan Saturday, making it one of the largest classical concerts ever held in the southern city.
Friday, May 2, 2014
Ten Taiwanese works of contemporary literature are being made into short films as part of a Ministry of Culture backed project to promote local literature.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Shutterbugs in Taiwan will for the first time get to officially participate in the Flickr Photo Walk set for May 4 to celebrate the popular photo-sharing website's 10th anniversary.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
The Ministry of Culture yesterday launched a cinema “toolkit” providing online information on Taiwanese films that is aimed at promoting Taiwanese culture overseas.
Monday, April 28, 2014
The Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Tainan City Government yesterday concluded a three-day international film competition co-organized by the German Institute Taipei and Taipeh Vertretung in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Young drummers from a remote indigenous village in eastern Taiwan will open the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention in May, bringing their music to an international stage.
Taiwanese artists emerged as the biggest winners at an Italian textile art competition, grabbing the first and third prizes at the biennial contest, Taiwan's Ministry of Culture said Monday.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A sand sculpture festival set to kick off May 3 at a beach on the northeastern coast of Taiwan will highlight artists' “aspirations for great journeys beyond time and space,” organizers said yesterday.