Free your mind at German gallery inspired show in S. Taiwan

TAINAN (Taiwan News) — The exhibition “Berlin Melting” showcases the works of two artists from Syria and Spain, at the Asir Art Museum, Tainan, until Feb. 29. The art exchange pro...

Work by Taiwanese artist projected onto Taipei 101 during exhibition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Dangdai is cooperating with Taipei 101 to project the artwork of Taiwanese artist Michael Lin (林明弘) onto the wall of the iconic skyscraper each day until Sunday (Ja...

'Joker' tops pack at Oscars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Oscar nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards were revealed Tuesday (Jan. 13) and "Joker" aced it. John Cho and Issa Rae announced that "Joker"...

Donnie Yen's latest phat film premieres in Taiwan Jan. 23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Donnie Yen (甄子丹) collaborated with friend and Japanese director Kenji Tanigaki for his latest movie offering, in which he plays an overweight cop. The action comedy, &l...

Taiwanese star wins Best Actor at Asian Television Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese actor William Hsieh (謝祖武) picked up Best Actor at the Asian Television Awards 2020. The 24th edition of the Asian Television Awards Gala took place in Manila ...

'Suk Suk' set for February release in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Hong Kong movie “Suk Suk” (叔叔) featuring the love between two 60-year-old gay men will be released in Taiwan on Feb. 27. The international platform Yazh...

Taipei Dangdai 2020 featured artworks revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Dangdai 2020 features contemporary artworks from 99 international galleries at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center from Jan. 17-19. The second edition of Taipei Dan...

Barbie dolls get scientist makeover to inspire kids

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American forest ecologist Nalini Nadkarni’s dream has come true with the launch of Barbie dolls who are dressed up as scientists. Nadkarni, from the University of...

Taiwan's Kinmen seen through eyes of Australian artist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Australian artist Penelope Cain has photographs featuring the landscapes and residents of Taiwan's outlying county of Kinmen. Cain told CNA that while staying at Tr...

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber returns to spotlight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Justin Bieber has released a new song from his latest album, and it has already attracted 12 million views on YouTube. The Canadian pop singer is back after four years ...

Donnie 'Chubby' Yen bulks up for latest blockbuster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Donnie Yen’s (甄子丹) latest action comedy film “Enter the Fat Dragon" (肥龍過江) sees the kung fu star become a 120 kilogram cop who fights crime in Hong Kong a...

'Ip Man 4' makes NT$1.1 billion at Taiwan box office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Ip Man 4: The Finale” has raked in NT$1.1 billion (US$36.5 million) in Taiwan since its release on Dec. 19. The film was directed by Yip Wai-shun (葉偉信) and ...

Taipei-Hualien shuttle bus gets big makeover

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The shuttle bus from Taipei to Hualien was launched with a new design on Thursday (Dec. 26), featuring a sleeker, more spacious interior. The Ministry of Transportation...

'Ip Man 4' breaks opening weekend record in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Ip Man 4: The Finale” has raked in NT$1.5 billion (US$49.8 million) at the box office since its release on Dec. 19. The Kung Fu movie stars actor Donnie Yen...

Taipei Fine Art Museum tunes into music

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taipei Fine Art Museum's (TFAM) “Music Cube” free concert featured cellist Kenneth Kuo (郭虔哲) and 21 musicians on Saturday (Dec. 21.) Hosting a concert in...