This year's highly anticipated special winners of the Golden Melody Awards for Traditional Arts and Music are conductor Felix Chen for the publishing category, and Taiwanese opera performer Hsu Hsiu-nien for the performance category.
The National Taiwan Museum and the National Center of Photography have come together to hold "The Mirror of Time: Dry Plate Photography Exhibition," an exhibition focused on dry plate photography and life in early 20th-century Taiwan.
The Indigenous Village Cultural Development Project seeks to showcase the vitality and innovation of Taiwan's indigenous peoples by facilitating their own cultural practices and interpretations of cultural subjectivity.
The fifth in his family line of ornamental craftsmen, Li Ping-kuei has more than lived up to the reputation since his entry into the field as a young man, and his work is noteworthy for its meticulousness and charm. From deities and historical figures down to insects and fish, Li's works run the gamut.
Nestled within Chiayi County's Sikou Township, the small town of Tianshe was known as the "Kingdom of Bamboo Baskets" in the 1950s and 1960s. To boost the visibility of bamboo weaving, the community is now working hard to promote itself as the go-to destination for bamboo-weaving culture.