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February 2019

TAFNC Presents: 228 Peace Memorial Concert

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Formosa United Methodist Church, 788 Lewelling Boulevard
San Leandro, CA United States
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Presented by the Taiwanese American Federation of Northern California. Please join us for our annual 228 Peace Memorial Concert at Formosa United Methodist Church in San Leandro, California. 228 commemorates the 1947 February 28 Massacre in Taiwan, when building resentment over inflation, constant military occupation, government corruption, and police brutality culminated in an island-wide protest. When local Taiwanese leaders demanded administration reforms, free elections, and accountability for government corruption, the Chinese Nationalist army began a violent campaign to impose martial…

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March 2019

IdentiTEA: Presented by TAP-Boston

March 23 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
BCNC, 38 Ash Street
Boston, MA 02111 United States
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$8

What does it mean to be a Taiwanese/Asian-American today? How do (or don't) our identities and heritages impact us in our day to day life? Join us for our annual IdentiTEA - a thoughtful, small group discussion where we connect with our fellow Taiwanese/Asian-Americans, share our personal stories, and chat over a build your own bubble tea bar. Founded in 2012, Taiwanese American Professionals (TAP) - Boston is a chapter of the largest network of young Taiwanese American professionals in…

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Apply to the Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund

March 27

10 – $5,000 Scholarships for High School Seniors and 1st Year College Students Planning to Attend a University/College in the U.S. in the Fall of 2019 The Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund is focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education. Deadline: 11:59pm – Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Eligibility: U.S. Citizen or U.S. permanent resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) AND a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen High school senior or 1st…

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Imaging the Avant-Garde: Taiwan’s Film Experiments of the 1960s

March 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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$10

Presented in association with Light Field, Taiwan International Documentary Festival, Center for Asian American Media, and Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in San Francisco Curated and presented by Emily Chao Live musical performance by Amma Ateria        Half a century ago, restrictions resulted from the political situation left a group of art and literature-loving young Taiwanese people with no other choice but to rely on translated books to imagine what Western art films were like; moreover, they carried out their own experiments on film.…

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May 2019

Taiwanese American Cultural Festival – San Francisco

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Union Square, 333 Post St
San Francisco, CA 94108 United States
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Free

Are you excited, passionate or curious about the culture that is from over 10,000 km away, on the other side of the Pacific Ocean? Wait no more! Welcome to the biggest Taiwanese American cultural celebration in the West Coast. This year marks the 27th year of the annual event! The Taiwanese American Cultural Festival (#TACF) has attracted over tens of thousands of local and international guests to come and enjoy this Taiwanese cultural immersion, featuring traditional Taiwanese music, dance, food…

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2019 Taiwanese American Heritage Week: Shinergy Puppet Show

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
World Trade Center Auditorium, 25 Southwest Salmon Street
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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$15

Since 1999, Taiwanese American Heritage Week, as designated by the U.S. Congress has been celebrated nationwide during the month of May to recognize and honor the cultures, traditions, contributions, and achievements of Taiwanese Americans in the United States. ​This year, we are excited to have Shinergy Puppet Show on stage to put on a special puppet show performance at World Trade Center Portland Auditorium on May 17th.Shinergy Puppet Show combines traditional puppet show with high quality animation and visual effect…

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CAAMFest37: Love Boat: Taiwan (Special Presentation)

May 17 @ 8:30 pm - 9:35 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Fearless, inventive and outspoken are a few words to describe CAAMFest37 Spotlight Honoree Valerie Soe. From the 80’s to now, Soe’s films and video installations have been a benchmark for Asian American feminist activism and experimental storytelling. CAAM will proudly showcase Soe’s newest documentary, LOVE BOAT: TAIWAN; a feature-length documentary, looks into of one of the longest running summer programs in the world. LOVE BOAT: TAIWAN revisits the program’s participants and explores the history and popularity of this well-known program,…

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Taiwan Cinema At GTI: “Our Youth In Taiwan”

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
2172 Rayburn House Office Building
Free

Taiwan Cinema at GTI: Our Youth in Taiwan Followed by a Discussion with Film Director Fu Yue Wednesday, May 22, 2019 5:00 – 6:00 PM Reception 6:15 – 8:30 PM Screening & Discussion Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2172 Event Description The Global Taiwan Institute is pleased to present the film “Our Youth in Taiwan” in our ongoing series of social and cultural programs in Washington, DC. Reception 5:00-6:00 PM Opening Remarks Rep. Steve Chabot, Co-Chair, US Congressional Taiwan Caucus Fu Yue, Director The…

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2019 Taiwan Film Festival (Boston)

May 26 @ 8:00 am - May 27 @ 5:00 pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 60 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
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$50

The first Taiwanese Film Festival of Boston will be inaugurated on May 26th and 27th. The Festival welcomes six newly independent Taiwanese documentaries to the Boston. Please join us and explore the richness of Taiwan. *May 27th is Memorial Holiday Host organization: Taiwan Film Festival of Boston Email: [email protected] Phone: 617-245-2230 Website Facebook fanpage Co-host organizations: TCCNE, TAA, NEACP, NE Hakka, MITROCSA, HTSA Ticket Information Early bird: 1-Day pass $24; 2-Day pass $40 (sale ends on 4/30) Regular: 1-Day pass…

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June 2019

Highlights of Modern Taiwanese Art: A Focused Look by Chong-ray Hsiao and Chip Tom

June 1 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Bowers Museum, 2002 North Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706 United States
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Free

The Bowers Museum will proudly host a milestone presentation, Highlights of Modern Taiwanese Art: A Focused Look by Chong-ray Hsiao and Chip Tomon Saturday, June 1 at 1:30 pm, free to the public. This presentation will examine the evolution ofTaiwanese art and artists from Japanese colonial era to the modern day. Special presenters Chip Tom, Senior Curator for Heather James Fine Art, and Professor Chong-ray Hsiao, Professor of History at the National Cheng Kung University, will offer keen insight into the groundbreaking work of monumental…

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