The upcoming National Cultural Congress is aimed at cohering a consensus through popular participation in policy discussions, mapping out the blueprint for Taiwan's cultural development, and protecting the succession of heritage and traditions.
To find proof of a migratory voyage from Taiwan to Japan over 30,000 years ago, the Taitung-based National Museum of Prehistory signed a partnership agreement with Japan's National Museum of Nature and Science to conduct a sailing project.
Newly restored paintings by Sanyu, a late painter best known for painting Parisian nudes with calligraphy brushes, will be unveiled at the National Museum of History's latest exhibition running from March 11 through July 2 in Taipei.
An exhibition featuring winning and outstanding works from the TJDMA World's Jewelry & Metal Design competition will be held at the National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute's Taipei Branch from March 3 through 30.
An exhibition on exquisite crafts co-created by Swedish designers and Taiwanese lacquerware artisans will greet exhibitiongoers at the Nantou-based National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute from Jan. 24 through July 30.
Kan Yao-ming is a writer whose distinctive style has made him one of the most prominent contemporary authors in Taiwan's literary scene. He adeptly incorporates local folk tales, Hakka culture, and collective memories of Taiwan's past to create unique tales of magic realism.
Wu Yao-yu is one of the most talented young conductors of his generation in Taiwan and winner of the 2013 International Competition for Young Conductors in Besancon, a biennial competition joined by 296 participants from 46 countries that year.