Featuring Germany as its theme nation, the Taipei International Book Exhibition will return to the Taipei World Trade Center for its 27th edition in 2019, which will take place from Feb. 12 through 17 under the theme "Time for Reading."
To mark World Human Rights Day 2018 on Dec. 9, the National Human Rights Museum and the Transitional Justice Commission held a second ceremony expunging the criminal records of injustice victims persecuted during the White Terror.
The National Center for Traditional Arts invited over 100 traditional theater artists and artisans, including several who hold the "living national treasure" title, to attend a yearend party on Dec. 8. The get-together has been held annually since 2009.
Lee Lieh is seen as one of the most efficient producers in the Taiwanese film industry, having made a string of profitable films boasting Taiwanese stars. The breadth of Lee's work means that she needs to master different skills for each of them.
Fiber artist Chen Ching-lin, founder of Nantou-based Tennii workshop, uses his artistic background as a western-style painter to create tapestries of art with fabrics and organic dyes that take inspiration from classic Chinese ink wash paintings.