THE LOS ANGELES ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FESTIVAL

April 27th, 2017

The 33rd Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival presented by Visual Communications is proud to feature some of the best filmmakers and films coming out of Taiwan in the festival program – SPOTLIGHT ON TAIWAN. The Festival kicks off on April 27 – May 11, 2017 throughout Los Angeles. [Read More]

Lahore Literary Festival Returns to New York at Asia Society

April 24th, 2017

The Lahore Literary Festival (LLF), one of South Asia’s premier cultural events, returns to Asia Society New York on May 6. This is the second year that the festival, held annually in Lahore, Pakistan, travels to New York. [Read More]

2 Taiwanese Animated Films CHAI and BART at 2017 NYC Indie Film Festival

April 24th, 2017

May 7th, 2017, this year’s NYC Indie Film Festival showcases a lineup of over 250 films from over 30 countries, including two incredible animated works from Taiwan, Chai (Destroy) and Bart, which will be presented on May 4th and May 6th at The Producers’ Club. [Read More]

HIGHLIGHT AND SF9 TO JOIN KCON 2017 NY LINEUP

April 20th, 2017

KCON USA, the world’s largest Korean culture convention and music festival, announced today that Highlight (formerly known as Beast) and SF9 are the newest additions to the concert lineup for the New York edition of KCON 2017 USA. Combination ticket packages for KCON 2017 NY will go on sale May 12th at 10am PT and single night tickets will go on sale May 15th at 10am PT. The event will take place on June 23rd and 24th at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. Detailed information about the ticket tiers and benefits can be found at http://www.kconusa.com/kcon-ny-tickets/. [Read More]

EVA Wins TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards in New Category, Top 10 Major Airlines in Asia Pacific and Best Airline-Taiwan

April 19th, 2017

The world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor, has revealed airlines as a brand-new Travelers’ Choice Awards category and honored EVA Air with two distinctions, “Top 10 Major Airline in Asia Pacific” and “Best Airline – Taiwan.” TripAdvisor honored the world’s top carriers based on the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings gathered over a 12-month period for airlines worldwide. In addition to
serving major cities throughout Asia, Taiwan-based EVA flies to Europe, Oceania and North America where gateways are Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver. Travelers can learn more about EVA and its services at www.evaair.com. [Read More]

World’s Largest Convention and Concert Celebrating Korean Pop Culture Returns to the Prudential Center

April 16th, 2017

KCON USA, the world’s largest Korean culture convention and music festival, announced today that GFRIEND will join the performance lineup for the New York leg of KCON 2017 USA. The six member girl group joins CNBLUE and Twice. KCON 2017 NY will take place on June 23 and 24 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. [Read More]

REWOVEN: Innovative Fiber Art Opening at Queensborough Community College

March 23rd, 2017

REWOVEN: Innovative Fiber Art, is an international collaboration between the Taiwanese American Arts Council, New York; the Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan; Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, CUNY; and the Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College. [Read More]

”Considerate Creations: Chameleons” Contemporary Women Artists Show Opening

March 20th, 2017

On view from March 17th to April 28th, 2017, the Taipei Cultural Center at TECO-NY is delighted to present a female group show, titled Considerate Creations: Chameleons. Curated by art manager I-Hua Lee of Taipei Artist Village, the exhibition implies that the hard work done behind the scenes allows art projects to successfully come to fruition. Videos, photographs and installations, all of which focus on the different roles of an artist’s life, are part of the exhibition. Besides discussing their many roles, the exhibition also addresses family issues such as marital and parental relations. [Read More]

PEARL RIVER MART TO HOST PHOTO EXHIBITION

March 20th, 2017

Photographer Louis Chan’s My Home, an acclaimed series exploring the New York City Chinese immigrant experience, will showcase at Pearl River Mart’s gallery space from March 18 through April 30 as part of the store’s ongoing artist-in-residence program. The exhibition features a collection of large-scale photographs capturing the often cramped and crowded living spaces of Chinese immigrants that represent culture, identity and psyche in a very personal way. Known for addressing socio-economic issues in his work, Chan began the project in 2011 to chronicle how Chinese immigrants assimilate—or resist assimilation—and how they reconcile their dual Chinese and American identities. [Read More]

SHINING A SPOTLIGHT ON CONTEMPORARY WORKS OF ART DURING ASIA WEEK NEW YORK

March 12th, 2017

When Asia Week New York launches its ten-day extravaganza, on March 9, many of the top-tier galleries will showcase contemporary work alongside classical objects, while others will be devoted solely to present-day works of art. [Read More]