Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Taiwanese gourmet and writer Lucille Han (韓良露) died of uterine sarcoma Tuesday, aged 62.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Bianyifang (便宜坊), the oldest Peking duck restaurant chain with over 600 years of history, announced yesterday they are opening a new flagship store in cooperation with Hebian Food and Beverage group (河邊集團) in Kaohsiung.
Oscar-winning Chinese composer and conductor Tan Dun (譚盾) is slated to cooperate with a Taiwanese orchestra and percussion group in an upcoming concert in Taipei in which he will present the Asian premiere of his concerto “The Wolf.”
Carolyn Malachi, a Grammy nominated American singer, will give a series of performances in Taiwan as part of the American Music Abroad (AMA) program, according to one of the organizers.
American singer-songwriter Christina Perri captivated her fans in Taiwan late Sunday with her first ever concert in the country, during which she rolled out hit songs including “A Thousand Years” from the blockbuster film “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn.”
The negative impact on the heart could be much worse for those in Taipei who commute on foot instead of using other forms of transport, according to research released Monday.1 Comment
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Prominent Taiwanese composer Tyzen Hsiao (蕭泰然) died at his home in Los Angeles on Tuesday after battling lung cancer for two years. He was 77.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The Taiwan distributor of the American comedy drama “Birdman” said Tuesday that the number of local screenings of the film will be increased, after it won four Oscars on Monday, including the best picture award.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Taiwanese artist Vincent J.F. Huang (黃瑞芳) will again represent the South Pacific island nation of Tuvalu at the Venice Biennale this year, and highlight the issue of climate change with an art installation in Tuvalu's national pavilion at the major international art exhibition.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
The Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Tainan City Government recently endorsed the opening of a photography exhibition at the Wuyuan Cultural Center (吳園藝文中心) in Tainan, featuring the works of 15 photographers from Taiwan and other countries.