Taiwan's concept artists make a splash at New York festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— New York Performa 2019 Biennial features five contemporary Taiwan artists and their conceptual multimedia works, throughout New York and until Nov. 24. Performa, an inte...

Photo of the Day: Drab building comes to life in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French artist painted this vibrantly colored piece on an apartment building in Kaohsiung. The 39-year-old artist, Nicolas Barrome Forgues, is a native of Saint-Jean-d...

Photo of the Day: Whimsical seascape street mural in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French artist painted this vibrantly-colored street painting in Kaohsiung over the course of nine days. The 39-year-old artist, Nicolas Barrome Forgues, is a native o...

Taipei Environmental Arts Festival creates lively atmosphere

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 1,600 people attended the opening of the 2019 Tamsui Environmental Arts Festival in Tamsui Old Street on Sunday (Oct. 20). Coinciding with the 135th anniversa...

Yilan International Art Festival gets underway in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Yilan International Art Festival (丟丟銅蘭城國際音樂節) gets underway at the Yilan Performing Arts Center on Wednesday (Oct. 16) at 7 p.m. and runs for five days (Oct. 16-2...

10 must-go arts and culture events taking place in Taiwan this October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is abounding with arts and culture this October, and Taiwan News has selected 10 must-go events happening across the island, from Taipei in the north to Kaohsiung i...

Taiwan’s Kaohsiung to host Vocal Asia Festival 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung has taken the baton from the Japanese prefecture of Kagawa as the host of the 2020 Vocal Asia Festival (VAF).. The event celebrates a cappella music, or singi...

New Taipei City Children’s Art Festival kicks off today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The New Taipei City Children's Art Festival, one of the biggest parties of the summer, will run from Aug. 2 to 11. The annual celebration takes on a "Future Mo...

Taiwan graffiti artist stars at California mural festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan graffiti artist DEBE is painting a mural featuring quintessential Taiwanese elements for the POW! WOW! Long Beach International Mural Festival, in California. Artists...

Swedish YouTuber shoots video of Taiwan's Fulong Sand Sculpture Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Swedish YouTuber has created a video introducing the 2019 Fulong International Sand Sculpting Art Festival in New Taipei, including tips on how to get there by train. Swed...

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...