In preparation for the upcoming National Cultural Conference, the Ministry held a preparatory meeting on Aug. 19 to discuss issues raised by 15 public forums that were held from March throughout summer.
A traveling exhibition featuring lantern festivals from Southeast Asian cultures is on view at the Pingtung-based Liudui Hakka Cultural Park through Sept. 3. The exhibition is part of a nationwide program titled “Southeast Asia Lights up Taiwan.”
Kuo-Shin Chuang Pangcah Dance Theatre is a contemporary dance troupe that applies experimental approach to movements and interpretations of aboriginal culture. It is a stage for young aspiring dancers while preserving aspects of the Amis culture.
Cheng-En Gate is a historical city gate built by the imperial Qing government. Widely known as the North Gate (Beimen), it is the only gate that preserves its original architectural appearance among the five historical gates of Taipei.