Festival of Nations 萬國節-明尼蘇達
By 陳秀芳 Susan Hsiu-fang Liu, oil on canvas 36” x 48”
This painting depicts the Taiwanese American participating in the annual Minnesota Festival of Nations. Taiwanese Minnesotan uses this annual event to introduce Taiwanese culture to American. Taiwanese Association received numerous awards of excellence for their cultural exhibits.
The upper left depicts the Café booth where different Taiwanese foods are sold.
The upper middle depicts the Taiwanese Cultural Exhibition booth. The theme for the year 2012 was Taiwanese Lantern Festival.
The upper right depicts the Taiwanese Bazaar where the Taiwanese handicraft or gift items are sold.
The lower part depicts the Taiwanese Ethnic dance.