The Magic of Metal - Solo exhibition by Ruan Wen-meng
is on display at the German Cultural Center Taipei (12F, No. 20, Hoping West Rd., Sec. 1; 02-23657294 ) until January 23, 2009. It is open from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday to Friday (except for holidays).
Charmed by the Carmine glaze
is on display at the Sunlight gallery, Yingge Ceramics Museum (No.200, Wunhua Road, Yingge Township, Taipei; 02-8677-2727) until February 8, 2009.
The Reggae Lounge Night
kicks of at Nakhla shisha Lounge (2-3 FL, No. 3, Lane 50, Xining S Rd, Ximen Ding, Taipei City; (02) 23822618) every Friday night at 9:30 p.m., with Black Reign Intl Sound performing. Free entrance.
Sappho de base
(B1, 1, Lane 102, Anhe Road, Sec. 1, Taipei; Tel: 02-2700-5411; Web Site: www.sappho102.biz) Dafu Jazz Trio will be on stage tonight. Dana Wylie Band will be on stage on Saturday night. Free Breathing Ensemble will perform on January 20. Chris Stile Jazz Trio will perform on January 21. Performances begin at 10:00 p.m.
MOGWAI (UK) 2009 Concert in Taiwan
kicks off at the Wall Live House (B1F., No.200, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Wenshan District, Taipei City; Web site:http://www. the-wall.com.tw) tonight at 8 p.m. The pre-sale ticket price is NT$2700, and the regular price is NT$2800.
will kick off at the Wall Live House tomorrow night at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$300, with two free drinks. Performers include Ashen, DJ aka sustainer, Dynatac, DJ VIV, DJ discoattack, and special guest DJ Spykee Fat.
will kick off at the Wall Live House on January 18 at 8 p.m. The ticket price is NT$400. Performers include 929, 1976, Tizzy Bac, and Orange Grass.
The Capelin's EP debut concert
will be on stage at the Wall Live House on January 21 at 8 p.m. The ticket price is NT$300. Microcosmos will also perform in the concert.
Alan Ko's Birthday Party
will kick off at the Wall Live House on January 22 at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$400.
Cinderella Midnight Party
kicks off at Babe 18 every Wednesday. The entrance fees before midnight are NT$ 100 for ladies and NT$ 300 for men. After midnight, they'll be NT$ 300 for ladies and NT$ 500 for men. All you can drink.
kicks off at Plush (12F, No.138, Sec.4, BaDe Rd, Taipei 台北市八德路四段138號12?; Tel: 02-3762-1600; Web site: http://www.plush.com.tw/) on Wednesday night. Since May, all guest can get a free entrance at Ladies Night.
Monday Fever - Open Jam
kicks off at Riverside Music Cafe (Basement, 2, Lane 244, Section 3, Roosevelt Road, Taipei; Tel: 02-23687310) on Mondays. Show up with your instrument, spend a cozy night at Riverside, get yourself ready for grooving on stage, meeting new people. Admission is NT$150.
MIKE & BRIAN
will be on stage at the Riverside Music Cafe tonight. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$400. For more information, please go to the website http:// www. riverside. com.tw/cafe/
Shen Dongjing's First night at the Riverside Music Cafe
will perform tomorrow night. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$500.
(Rappers Still Infamous Season 1 Vol.3) feat YOUNG STAR X AP
will perform at the Riverside Music Cafe on January 18. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$400.
Howl Yu and Cookie Monster
will perform at the Riverside Music Cafe on January 20. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$350.
Lost & Found + Candywine
will perform at the Riverside Music Cafe on January 21. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$350.
Debbie Hsiao and Chen Yi-Ying
will perform at the Riverside Music Cafe on January 22. The performance will start at 9 p.m. The ticket price is NT$350.
No.101, SungRen Rd., ShinYi District, Taipei, Taiwan (台北市信義區松仁路101號; Tel: 02-8780-1110) , Web site: http://www.brownsugar.com.tw. Cool! Jazz features accoustic jazz on Mondays. Fusion Love is on the stage at 'Not Only Jazz' night every Tuesday. La Rumba Party features romantic salsa and Latin dance music all night on Wednesdays. Thursdays are Soul Train nights. Funky Town is on Fridays. City Light party features jazz, funk, soul and a more urban flavor on Saturdays. Mountain Latin Band features Sunday Salsa parties every week.
National Palace Museum 國立故宮博物院
(No. 221 Chih-shan Rd., Sec. 2, Taipei台北市至善路二段221號)
The Future Museum of NPM - the past and the future of the present is on display at 4F, Department Hall, Terminal 2, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (next to Singapore Airlines VIP Lounge. Hours: Daily from 9 AM to 5 PM ) until April 30, 2009.
Arts from the Ch'ing Imperial Collection (permanent exhibit) is on display at Gallery 106.
Splendors of Ch'ing Furniture (1800-1911) is on display at gallery 108.
"Interia/Exertion" is on display at Main building, the 2nd floor terrace.
Heaven-Sent Conveyances: Highlights of Ch'ing Historical Documents, a permanant exhibit, is on display at Gallery 103.
Prototypes of Modern Styles: 960-1350, a permanent exhibit, is on display at Gallery 203.
Stunning Decorative Porcelains from the Ch'ien-lung Reign is on display at Gallery 306 until August 15.
The Ancient Art of Writing: Selections from the History of Chinese Calligraphy is a permanent exhibit on display at Gallery 204 and 206.
Oversized Hanging and Hand Scrolls is on display at Gallery 202 until March 25.
Heaven-Sent Conveyances: Highlights of Ch'ing Historical Documents is a permanent exhibit displayed at Gallery 103.
Orientation Gallery is a permanent exhibit displayed at Gallery 102.
The Neolithic Age: The Beginning of Civilization is a permanent exhibit displayed at Gallery 303.
From Classic to Tradition: Ch'in and Han Dynasties is a permanent exhibit displayed at Gallery 307.
Gems in the Rare Books Collection is a permanent exhibit displayed at Gallery 103.
Details see Web site: www.npm.gov.tw/. Admissions are NT$80-NT$160; Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the year and extended evening hours, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Taipei Fine Arts Museum 台北市立美術館
(181, ZhongShan N. Road, Sec. 3, Taipei; 台北市中山北路三段181號; Tel: 02-2595-7656; infotfam.gov.tw)
2008 Taipei Arts Awards are displayed at Gallery D, E, and F until March 8.
Lee Ming-tiao Photography Retrospective is on display at Gallery 3B until April 5.
Mind as Passion will be on display at Gallery 1A and 1B from January 24 through March 29.
Jewels Jewels of 25 Years Museum Collection will be on display at Gallery 2A and 2B from January 24 through January 10, 2010.
National Museum Of History 國立歷史博物館
(No.49, Nan Hai Road, Taipei City; tel: (02) 23610270; http://www.nmh.gov.tw/zh-tw/Home.aspx)
The Art of Peng Jiun is on display at Room 201 and 203 until February 1.
Legend of the Silk Road - Treasures from Xinjiang is on display at Room 101, 102, and 103 until March 15.
National Museum of Fine Arts 國立台灣美術館
(No. 2, Sec. 1, Wu Chuan West RD., Taichung City; tel:(04)2372-1195; http://www.tmoa.gov.tw)
HOME - Taiwan Biennial 2008 is on display at Gallery A1, B1, C1-C4, and E until February 8, 2009.
One Hundred Years of Watercolor in Taiwan is on display until February 22.
National Taiwan Museum 國立台灣?物館
(No.2, Siangyang Rd., Taipei City; Tel: 02-2382-2566)
Glory of Taiwan's National Park - National Parks Exhibition is on display until March 22, 2009.
An Introduction to Taiwan's Indigenous Creatures is a permanent exhibition on display at Section One in the National Taiwan Museum.
Taiwan's Oceanic Ecology is a permanent exhibition on display at Section Two in the National Taiwan Museum.
Museum of Contemporary Arts 台北當代藝術館
(39 ChangAn West Road Taipei 103; Tel: 02-2552-3720 )
SuperGeneration@ Taiwan is on display at until January 18, 2009. For more details about the exhibition, please visit http:// www.mocataipei.org.tw
XFUNS Gala’08 is on display until January 18, 2009.
National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall 國父紀念館
(505, Jen-ai Rd, Sec. 4, Taipei 台北市信義區仁愛路4段505號; Tel:02-2758-8008)
Taiwan and Russia Artworks Exchange Exhibition is on display at the Chung-shan National Gallery 2F until January 18. For more information, please call (02) 23634908.
China Traditional Festival Photo Artworks Exhibition is on display at the Tswei-heng Gallery until 18.