Picasso lithographs in Taiwan museum found to be original copies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four Pablo Picasso lithographs found in Taiwan’s National Museum of History (NMH) are believed to be original copies. The four color prints are the “Dove of...

Taiwan ceramic art history exhibition opens in Taipei

Taipei (CNA)-- An exhibition showcasing approximately 50 pieces of ceramic art opened in Taipei Tuesday with a mission statement to deepen public understanding about the development of ceramic art in ...

South Taipei Fun Carnival 2019 arrives in April featuring a Taipei walking tour

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual South Taipei Fun Carnival arrives on April 4 and features a wealth of activities over the course of three days to introduce tourists to and reacquaint residents...

Tainan City publishes 400-year-old city atlas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tainan City government on Dec. 24 held a publishing event titled "Tainan's 400-year-old city atlas" with 165 different kinds of maps of the ancient city of T...

Traditional floral design blossoms in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- In contrast to the bold colors and loud displays of Western floral arrangements, Eastern designs are inspired by the delicate brushwork of calligraphy. The aim is to present a...

Chunghwa Post to issue new collection of blue and white porcelain stamps Nov. 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chunghwa Post is to issue a new collection of blue and white pottery stamps on Nov. 15. To celebrate the beauty of the Chinese cultural relics, many of which are housed...

175 museums, cultural venues across Taiwan free to public today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To celebrate Oct. 17 Taiwan Culture Day, 175 museums and cultural venues will be free and open to the public today, announced the Ministry of Culture (MOC) yesterday (Oct. 16)....

Deals abound for Taipei Children’s Month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--With the arrival of Taipei Children’s Month in April, Taipei City has organized a series of events and offered generous deals to commemorate the occasion. On April 1, Taipe...

Taiwan Nat. Palace Museum inspired collection to debut at New York Fashion Week

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Fashion line SuperlinXX, a collaboration between acclaimed Taiwan designer Justin Chou and Taipei City-based National Palace Museum, is set to debut Feb. 9 at New York Fashion...

Chihiro Iwasaki's original paintings on exhibit in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Japanese illustrator Chihiro Iwasaki, the National Museum of History and Chihiro Art Museum Azumino are holding a...

Photography exhibition shows changing Taiwan over past century

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – It may be difficult to imagine what Taiwan looked like during the Japanese colonial period or right after the Second World War. Yet until next month, the public can vis...

Visit museums for free on Taiwan Culture Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To celebrate Taiwan Culture Day, two national museums of history, located in Taipei and Tainan respectively, will offer free admission for all citizens on October 17. M...

Events and activities in Taiwan for the first weekend of July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –The following is a list of notable events and activities taking place in Taiwan this weekend Visible Light (可見之光), a solo exhibition by Dong Dawei (董大為), is at display n...

Visit NMH and NTMoFA to explore Picasso’s timeless surrealist vision

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- After two years of planning, the National Museum of History is holding an international touring exhibition of lithograph entitled “The Imaginary Portraits of Pablo Picasso...

MOC hold events to celebrate International Museum Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of Culture is holding a series of events reflecting the 2017 theme of “Museums and contested histories: Saying the unspeakable in museums,” in celebrat...