Kuala Kubu Bharu International Art festival 2016 is inspired by the Sasaran International Art festival and the Sasaran International Workshop which was held in the year 2008, 2011 and 2014.
This international festival is co-organise by Sasaran Arts Association (Persatuan Kesenian Sasaran Kuala Selangor), Majlis Daerah Hulu Selangor, Perbadanan Perpustakaan Negeri Selangor, Persatuan Belia Aktif Hulu Selangor and Kuala Kubu Historical Society (Persatuan Sejarah Kuala Kubu).
The activities of this art festival will include painting, sculpture, street art, mural painting, music, parade, art talk, art exhibition and other art related activities.
Artists from countries like Australia, Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Korea, Laos, Nepal, Philippine, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia will meet at KKB for workshop, talk, painting, sculpture, street performance and also participating in other programs during the art festival.
Besides providing the platform for the international and local artists, the art festival also including programmes for the public, cultural, music performance and exhibition of art works.
After the art festival, all the art works will be exhibited in the KKB and road show will arrange to Kuala Lumpur and other areas if possible.