All Things Chocolate

This summer the National Taiwan Science Center in Taipei is hosting an exhibition of chocolate art. The “chocolate gallery” featured some impressive sculptures, thereby demonstrating the versatility of chocolate. Although admission is only $6 US, nearly half of the exhibition consists of displays on the zodiac and chocolate companies from around the world. Neither is … Continue reading

Music / Travel

The Essence of a City

New York may be known for its skyscrapers, but what makes other cities great? This past Tuesday 黃介文 interviewed a pop singer/composer who grew up in Taiwan but now lives in mainland China. What, 介文, asked him, has changed about Taiwan since your last visit? Actually, he said, nothing much. Cities like Beijing, Shanghai, and New York … Continue reading