Encompassing fashion shows, global brands, exciting forums, and interdisciplinary exhibitions, the 2019 Taipei Fashion Week SS20 will be held at various venues across Taipei from Oct. 4 through 13 to showcase the versatility and richness of Taiwan's vogue industry and the viewpoints of a new generation of designers.
"Culture X Tech Next" will take place in Taipei from Oct. 1 to 5. Comprising international seminars, experimental exhibitions, and matchmaking sessions for startups, the five-day forum will cover topics such as immersive experience, somatosensory technology, and blockchain.
The 2019 Asia-Pacific Traditional Arts Festival has invited overseas groups that perform tradition folk music and dance recognized by UNESCO, as well as prestigious traditional artisans from four different Asian countries. This joint appearance of Asia Pacific's stunning cultural treasures will take place in Yilan County from Oct. 5 to 13.
The Bulareyaung Dance Company is a contemporary dance group established to discover and develop the talents of Taiwan's indigenous peoples. With aboriginal identity at the group's core, B.D.C showcases indigenous languages and physical prowess through dance and song.
Arlene Hsing is an author who creates, promotes, researches, and translates children's literature. The majority of her work focuses on Taiwan, touching on issues of multiculturalism, transitional justice, gender equality, local identity, and children's rights.