If a classroom contained a sofa or its exterior became a cave, what kind of scene would that be? These are examples of the classroom landscapes created for children by teacher Huang Kuoping of New Taipei City’s Chong De Elementary School. When textbooks have boxes to fill ...more
Yilan County’s Yueming Elementary School has many, many accolades to its name, including 2009 Ministry of Education honors for invigorating campus spaces and developing the school’s unique character, a 2010 Executive Yuan award for sustainable development, a 2013 Ministry of Economi ...more
Mankind’s connection with the sea allows the concepts of conservation of natural resources, preservation of human culture and history, and sustainable lifestyles to find a perfect interpretation in Taijiang National Park. Let us really think about the value of this place, how to carry for ...more
Tinsnips in hand, he slices a beer can into small pieces, which he then hammers flat and finally nails to a wooden board. Hu Darfar, using a mallet as his brush, metal shards as his pigments, and a wooden board as his canvas, produces images of the mountain town of Jiufen as it exists in h ...more
In an April 2017 report, CNN once again ranked Taipei among the world’s top ten most popular cities for vegan cuisine. This is not the first time that international media have praised Taiwan’s vegan fare. Aside from baseball, xiaolong bao steamed buns, night markets and other f ...more
Track, basketball, diving…. These and 19 other sports will be on show over the 12 days of the 2017 Taipei Universiade. Athletes including weightlifters Hsu Shu-ching, Kuo Hsing-chun, and Chen Shih-chieh, as well as badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (currently ranked first in the ...more
The Taiwan Panorama Photo Collection is a visual record of this land of Taiwan and of its people, from the exalted to the ordinary. It includes a rich variety of images, covering local life and customs, holidays, folk rituals, and portraits of individuals, as well as pictures taken by our photojournalists on assignment abroad. These images tell the true story of the emotional attachment people this land and its people. In this ever-changing world, these moments, frozen in time by our cameras, will last forever.