Fulong International Sand Sculpting Art Festival to kick off in New Taipei

The Fulong International Sand Sculpting Art Festival is set to kick off April 19 in New Taipei City, drawing visitors from home and abroad to the golden beach on Taiwan’s northern coast. Org...

Songstress LaLa to kick off 2019 Yuguang Island Art Festival in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Yuguang Island Art Festival (漁光島藝術節) will kick off on March 30 and run through April 21, featuring 10 stunning beach art installations in Anping, Tainan. These...

National Theatre and Concert Hall to offer nursery service for upcoming art festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Theater and Concert Hall (NTCH) is launching a nursery service for the first time at its annual arts festival, Taiwan International Festival of Art (TIFA), wh...

Vans Warped Tour coming to Atlantic City in June

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Vans Warped Tour will come to Atlantic City for two days in June. The music, sports and art festival will be held on the Atlantic City beach June 29th ...

Kaohsiung's 'We Are South' art and music fest returns to southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The art and music festival “We Are South” is happening again in Kaohsiung starting today (Jan. 18), bringing independent business and artists together for a ce...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, December 21 - 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The holiday season is here, and there are plenty of festive activities available over the next week for those in the Taipei area. Here are some upcoming events for Dec. 21...

Tibetan music and culture celebrated in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Nepal-born singer Kelsang Chukie Tethong and Taiwan’s U-Theatre percussion group wowed a sold out crowd with traditional Tibetan music, at National Dr. Sun Yat-sen M...

Works of acclaimed Taiwanese photographer exhibited in HK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chang Chao-tang (張照堂), an award-winning Taiwanese photographer whose black-and-white images have offered a glimpse of Taiwan’s rural society as early as the 1960s, i...

Singapore in spotlight at Taiwan NPM arts festival

The arts, culture and cuisine of Singapore will be celebrated at the monthlong Asian Art Festival that kicks off Oct. 6 at National Palace Museum Southern Branch. Focusing on a different country f...

Ministry of Education establishes host family system for overseas students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's Ministry of Education held an event, Host Family Tea Reception for Overseas Students (中區境外學生x接待家庭相見歡茶會), on Sept. 29 to gather overseas students from 20 countries t...

2018 Taoyuan Land Art Festival in northern Taiwan to take place Sep 14 - 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The 2018 Taoyuan Land Art Festival (TLAF) will take place at three exhibition areas—Fugang in Yangmei, Zhongli Laojie Creek, and the Chintan Park—from Sep 14 to ...

Tibetan culture showcased and celebrated with five-month festival across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The annual Tibetan Culture and Art Festival Taiwan kicked off on Sept. 7, with a traditional Tibetan art exhibition held at the at the National Center for Traditional Arts...

German city removes Erdogan statue over security concerns

BERLIN (AP) — A golden statue of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that was installed at an art festival whose motto is "Bad news" has been taken down after authorities in the German city of Wies...

Provocative Erdogan statue erected for German art festival

BERLIN (AP) — A golden effigy of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan evoking the famous statue of Saddam Hussein has been erected in a central German city as part of an art festival whose motto is ...

Indonesians in Taiwan celebrate their Independence Day in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indonesians living in Taiwan joined a celebration in honor of Indonesian Independence Day on Sunday, Aug. 19 at the 2/28 Peace Park near the National Taiwan Museum in Taip...