The Inauguration of the Asia Museum of Modern Art of Asia University
Since fall this year, the Asia Museum of Modern Art has become an eye-catching landmark in the culture in Taiwan. The guests attending the inauguration of the museum on the 24th October included President Ma Yingjeou and Tadao Ando.
The Asia Museum of Modern Art of Asia University to Establish Two International Alliances
Asia University’s Asia Museum of Modern Art (Asia Modern for short) opened today. Tadao Ando made a promise at the inauguration that he would create six Ando Art Museums around the world to form an alliance.
Asia University’s Asia Museum of Modern Art Inaugurated on Oct. 24 after 6.5 Years from Planning to Completion
The inauguration ceremony for the Asia Museum of Modern Art, the first building in Taiwan designed by Master Architect Tadao Ando and the first on-campus Ando art museum in the world, was co-officiated by President Ma Yingjeou, Master Tadao Ando, Mayor Jason Hu, and Asia University founder Tsai Changhai. The special opening exhibitions included “The Genesis: Rodin and Henry Moore” and seven other exhibitions.
Tadao Ando: Students in Taiwan are eager to learn and must pursue their dreams with courage
The Asia Museum of Modern Art, designed by internationally renowned Master Architect Tadao Ando, opens tomorrow (the 24th). Master Ando arrived a day earlier (the 23rd) and delivered a speech at Taipei Grand Hotel during which he encouraged the hundreds of Taiwanese high school students attending the speech to dream big and make daring efforts – success belongs to those who are not afraid of difficulty.
Reaching across Asia from Taichung Asia University Asia Museum of Modern Art Officially in Operation
The adoption of triangles as the building elements for the Asia Museum of Modern Art not only challenged the rarely seen and difficult triangular design but also had to meet the Osaka Standards, the highest in the world. The engineering work was an ordeal for the courage, will and tenacity of all the personnel involved and, in the end, the first Ando building in Taiwan was completed.
Asia University Asia Museum of Modern Art Opening Previews
After 6.5 years of waiting, the Asia Museum of Modern Art will be officially opened in late October. On the eve of the grand opening a series of preview activities, organized to correspond with the architectural style, will be launched in response to the anticipation of lovers of architecture, art and aesthetics.