To help the cultural and arts sectors deal with the impact of COVID-19, the Ministry of Culture has sent proposals to the Executive Yuan addressing four aspects, including drafting relief measures aimed at reducing the burden of the situation on businesses, groups, and individuals working in these industries.
The National Human Rights Museum exhibited eight picture book proposals that tell stories of Taiwan's dark past on Feb. 15 as part of efforts to cultivate an understanding of human rights from an early age.
The Taiwan Academy in LA has teamed up with Film Independent, a US nonprofit dedicated to indie cinema, to invite 15 Taiwanese filmmakers for a seven-day residency in the very city that is widely regarded as home of the American film industry.
As the sun rises over the Pacific Ocean, magnificent clouds are reflected on the sea. On the hills near the South-Link Line of the Taiwan Railways Administration, an eye-catching white schoolhouse faces the waters. Once a beautiful elementary school, it has now been transformed into a wood workshop by the local indigenous community.
The history of cochin ware pottery in Taiwan can be traced back to the 19th century, when Ye Wang of Tainan became Taiwan's first master of the art. For his help in replicating and teaching the techniques used by Ye, Lin Kuang-i was named by the government as a national preserver of cochin ware crafts in 2010.