The Taiwan Cultural Memory Bank project will cooperate with the world's largest photography competition for historical monuments, Wiki Loves Monuments, to expand the licensable collection of photographs on Taiwan's heritage sites and gather more unique photos of local cultural sights and scenes.
The Puli Paper Dome, which is located in the post-quake reconstruction area in Nantou County, will hold the "921 Earthquake 20th Anniversary Commemorative Concert" from 7 to 9 pm on the evening of Sept. 21, the 20th anniversary of the devastating earthquake that happened on that day in 1999.
A joint investigation into the revitalization of three historically and culturally notable sites in New Taipei City has culminated in a new public art program that will light up the Remains of the 13 Levels on Sept. 13.
Before becoming as a screenwriter, Mag Hsu used to work as a theater playwright, director, and manager. She believes that to work as a screenwriter, one has to give up a few things — a certain degree of freedom and perfection, for example.
Watan Tanga is an Atayal elder and master in the chant-singing art of the tribe's ancient language. In 2012, Taoyuan City honored his talent as an oral passer-down of his traditional art, and that same year the Ministry of Culture named him a preserver of an important traditional art and a "living national treasure."