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ISSUE #159
Cloud Gate Dance Theatre is bringing 'White Water' and 'Dust,' two new productions from 2014, to the Russian cities of St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Yekaterinburg.
Taiwanese artist Wang Yu-chen is featured in 'The Imitation Game,' an ongoing exhibition in Manchester exploring machine imitation of human thought.
The 20th Biennale of Sydney has selected a total of 83 artists, including six from Taiwan, to showcase forward-thinking artworks in Australia.
A rare glimpse of the weaving of Taiwan's indigenous peoples is being offered by a special exhibition running at the International Museum of Art & Science in Texas.
Ministry Updates
Minister outlines new cultural directives
A press conference was held on May 24 to introduce Culture Minister Cheng Li-chiun, her two deputies – Dr. Pierre Tzu-pao Yang and Celest Hsiao-ching Ting – and her cultural directives.
Heritage preservation amendment passes review
The Education and Culture Committee of the Legislative Yuan passed a draft amendment to the Cultural Heritage Preservation Act to meet international standards.
Cultural Features
The late composer devoted his entire life to creating music such as 'Ode to Taiwan' that would represent Taiwan's cultural roots and resonate with the people when they sing.
Composer | Kuo Chih-yuan
Flying Group Theatre is a Taipei-based troupe that combines puppetry, acting, and shadow plays to present captivating performances that are engaging for both adults and children.
Flying Group Theatre
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