Taichung City Da Dun Fine Arts Exchange Exhibition
2014 15 July - Sunday 31 August. Free
at The Pah Homestead, TSB Bank Wallace Arts
Centre, 72 Hillsborough Road.
is Taiwan's second-largest city after the capital, Taipei.
Originally known as Da Dun, Taichung now has a population of over
2.6 million. With its rich cultural diversity, and ancient
heritage, Taichung has become renowned as a city of culture.
Taichung has an active sister-city relationship with the city of
Auckland. The Da
Dun Fine Arts Exhibition was founded as an art competition for
local artists in 1996. It quickly grew to become an international
art competition attracting up to 2000 entries per year. Eleven
categories are represented, including crafts, sculpture, digital
arts, photography, printmaking, water colour painting, oil
painting, seal engraving, calligraphy, glue colour painting, and
ink wash painting.