The 2021 Taiwan International Light Festival (TILF) will explore theme of "Silver Lining" amidst uncertainties, taking place at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (NTMoFA) in Taichung through Mar. 28.
Taiwanese literature will be highlighted at the BCLT's "International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School 2021." Five Taiwanese translators will be selected by the National Museum of Taiwan to receive full funding to attend the Summer School.
Taichung-based NTMoFA is presenting "Revisiting the Classics" exhibition, highlighting artworks by Taiwanese artists in the early 20th century, including renowned painters Kuo Hsueh-hu and his spouse Lin A-chin.
Two esteemed figures in the arts – modern dancer and choreographer Liu Feng-shueh and chant-singer Yang Xiu-qing – were honored with the 40th National Cultural Award, a recognition of lifetime achievement by the Executive Yuan.
Chen Tsing-fang is a man of many talents. He is a painter, art historian, writer, and philosopher. In 2001, Chen was awarded by Friends of the United Nations with a "Global Tolerance Award" for his lifetime of work dedicated to peace, and for his art of multiculturalism.