Sunday, June 7, 2015
The Art & Culture Interest Group of Welcome to Taipei International Club (WTIC) organized a trip to the newly opened Cloud Gate Dance Theater (雲門舞集) in Tamsui recently, according to a press release from the WTIC.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
The CommonWealth Magazine Group was the biggest winner at this year's Golden Tripod Awards for Publications, capturing six awards in five of the 22 categories.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
The National Concert Hall in Taipei began a four-month temporary closure Monday for renovation after 28 years of service.
Taiwan took three gold and two silver awards at the 2015 FIABCI (the International Real Estate Federation) World Prix d'Excellence Awards held Saturday in Malaysia.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
A mysterious old man who maintains an old house furnished with abandoned materials and painted pure white, has stirred interest in Eastern Taiwan's Taitung County.
Shakespeare's Globe theater will soon visit Taiwan again to perform "Hamlet" as part of an international program to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, widely seen as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
Friday, May 29, 2015
Lin Hwa-ching (林華慶), the deputy director of the National Taiwan Museum (NTM, 國立台灣博物館) yesterday said that the museum has recently recruited 10 tour guides from various countries to aid foreign language speakers visiting the museum.
Taiwan's Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢), who has just won the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival in France with his first martial arts film "The Assassin" (聶隱娘), said Wednesday that his next project will be a movie about a river goddess set in the modern era.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Renowned Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) on Sunday took home the accolade of Best Director from the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival for his first historical martial arts piece "The Assassin" (聶隱娘).
Monday, May 25, 2015
Renowned Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien's (侯孝賢) first martial arts film "The Assassin" (聶隱娘), has earned critical acclaim but faces strong contenders such as "Carol" in the race for the Palme d'Or, the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival.