The Ministry of Culture will work with the Taichung City Government on a project for the revitalization and reuse of the Taichung Prefectural Hall and the former city council building to bring forth another "Taiwan Renaissance."
The National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts releases its latest installment of biographies and documentary films on senior Taiwanese artists. They will be made available to local libraries, public schools, and diplomatic missions stationed in Taiwan.
The Taipei International TV Market & Forum, Taiwan's largest annual TV rights trading event, closed successfully on Nov. 15 after hosting visitors from 24 nations and regions and facilitating an estimated US$13 million in deals.
When Lin Huang-chiao turned 52, she decided she wanted to take up rush weaving to help pass the time. With no formal training or teacher, she nonetheless began turning out pieces that amazed the art world, earning her acclaim as a master outsider artist.
Kuskus is among the oldest Paiwan villages in Pingtung's Mudan area, with over two centuries of history. Its people are embracing metalwork to improve the community's economic situation and secure the future of traditional handicrafts in Taiwan.