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Taiwan-born fashion designer Jason Wu, the famous couturier behind the dresses of U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, R.O.C. first lady Christine Chow and many other celebrities, tied the knot with his longtime partner Gustavo Rangel in Tulum, Mexico on Friday.
 
Taipei IN Style to feature local, int'l designers with 'Fashion Magic' theme
The 13th Taipei IN Style (TIS, 台北魅力展) is set to kick off at Songshan Cultural and Creative Park (松山文創園區) on April 14 to showcase the latest fashion items from both Taiwanese and foreign designers, according to the event organizer.
 
Two-time Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee has been named the winner of an award for excellence in directing at the 2016 British Academy Britannia Awards in October, according to the organizers.
 
A book that promotes "negative energy" has topped an Eslite Bookstore bestseller list just two weeks after its publication, the bookstore said.
 
Some 200,000 people swarmed to Pingtung for the annual Kenting music festival between April 2 and 4.
 
The widely anticipated annual Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival is set to kick off on April 18, announced the Penghu County Government.
 
Yunlin County set to host 2017 Taiwan Lantern Festival
Yunlin County has been selected as the host of the 2017 Taiwan Lantern Festival, one of the most important annual events during the Chinese New Year.
 
The "2016 Pingtung Rice-field Art and Living Festival" is taking place in Longshui Village, Hengchun Township on Friday, April 1, after the success of the Line-themed Pingtung Picturesque Rice-field Art Festival held in Nanzhou Township, Pingtung County, last year.
 
A "walk-in orchestra" display opened Monday at Chimei Museum in the southern city of Tainan, allowing visitors to get an up-close look at musicians during a performance.
 
Three world-renowned violinists -- Joshua Bell, Maxim Vengerov, and Gil Shaham -- will be performing in Taipei in the next few months, according to the Management of New Arts (MNA), which is promoting the shows.
 
Singer Jam Hsiao (蕭敬騰), who is in the midst of shooting a TV drama in southern Taiwan, was forced to take the rest of the day off after he was hurled from a motorcycle during an action scene in Kaohsiung Sunday.
 
U.S.-based Taiwanese dancer PeiJu Chien-Pott (簡珮如) from the Martha Graham Dance Company will leave the dance troupe to pursue her own career in the dance arena after taking part in a series of performances to mark the 90th anniversary of the troupe in April.
 
Ang Lee joins chorus upset by Oscars racism
Oscar-winning Taiwan-born director Ang Lee (李安) joined a number of Academy members of Asian descent to protest against racist jokes made during last month's Oscars ceremony.
 
NY hip-hop band joins
Visiting New York-based hip hop group Soul Inscribed on Thursday expressed excitement to be joining hands with local counterparts in their ongoing Taiwan tour, as part of the American Music Abroad program organized by the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).
 
The New York-based hip hop band Soul Inscribed is scheduled to stage a series of concerts in Taiwan later this month, as part of the 2016 American Music Abroad program that promotes cultural exchanges between the United States and other countries, according to the organizers.
 
Two restaurants in Taiwan have been included on the 2016 Asia's 50 Best Restaurants list sponsored by Italian mineral water brand San Pellegrino.
 
Animator Chang Yung-han (張永翰) played a key role in the movie "Inside Out" produced by Pixar, which won an Academy Award for best animated feature on Monday.
 
Rising to No. 1 in the Canadian electronica charts and voted Canada's best new musical artist, the Canadian musician, yogi, activist and author Parvati is touring Asia and Oceania in April to promote her new single "I Am Light," debuting on radio March 15 and featuring on "Asia Pop 40" across Asia, according to Parvati's agency.
 
With 30,000 tickets to his concert in Singapore later this year snapped up within just two hours, Singaporean media have dubbed mandopop king Jay Chou from Taiwan an "invincible" international superstar.
 
Vietnamese-born domestic violence victim turned online celebrity, Chen Chu-li (陳竹莉) has been selected by a film company to help promote their film as well as to share Chen's personal story.
 
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