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Culture of taiwan


an insider's guide to taiwanese cultural events in the united kingdom, Ireland and northern europe


What’s on may?

Exciting Taiwanese cultural events taking place across the UK and beyond!


museum spotlight

Taiwan has hundreds of museums. Make sure to come here every week to discover a new one!


Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts 高雄市立美術館

As a general museum of fine arts, KMFA has taken introducing international art exhibitions and activities, showcasing the local development of art, and serving as a "museum for the history of art development in Taiwan" as its overriding purposes. The museum is continuously collecting major local art works. The study and analysis of local culture and art has boosted the museum's prestige and enabled it to accomplish its mission of art research, collection, exhibition, and education. KMFA is also actively managing Neiweipi Cultural Park and making efforts to develop it as a multipurpose recreational park combining artistic, cultural, ecological, and educational functions.

The third public art museum to be established in Taiwan, The main purpose of this museum is to focus on domestic perspectives and ecological aesthetics,encompassing the latest of modern thinking in areas like native history, community consciousness, and an emphasis on environmental landscaping. Artists from the south as well as indigenous artists are frequently featured, with works such as brush painting, calligraphy, watercolor, sculpture, and photo collections.

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The Cultural Division is dedicated to promoting Taiwanese cultural activities ongoing across the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe.

Browse our fully functional calendar to have a look at what events are coming up for the rest of 2018 - whether it's art, dance, literature, theater or music - we have you covered!

Click on any event to find out more about it!

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The Taiwan Cultural Division Gives you an Insider Guide to Taiwanese Culture

bringing the heart of asia to the united kingdom & beyond.

Since its establishment in November 2012, The Taiwan Cultural Division in the UK has worked to introduce Taiwanese culture to audiences in the UK and beyond, supports Taiwanese artists in bringing their works to new shores, and helped to facilitate Taiwan-UK cultural collaboration and understanding.

Through a deeper understanding of Taiwanese culture, we hope that you will have a deeper understanding of Taiwan!

The Cultural Division is a branch of the Taiwanese diplomatic mission, the Taipei Representative Office in the UK, headed by Representative Mr David Y.L Lin

For more information, please visit:





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