ART TAICHUNG 2018 台中藝術博覽會
公眾展期｜2018.7.20 – 22
貴賓預展｜2018.7.19 15：00 – 20：00
展覽地點｜台中日月千禧酒店 Millennium Hotel Taichung
開放時間｜中午 12:00 至晚上 7:00 （7月22日僅開放至晚上6:00）
著眼台中優雅、舒緩的獨特城市風格，社團法人中華民國畫廊協會以經營藝術博覽會26年的豐富經驗，自2013年起開辦「ART TAICHUNG 台中藝術博覽會」，邀請國內外品牌畫廊推出優秀藝術家，為中臺灣的民眾帶來視覺藝術饗宴，更用心深耕在地藏家，每年展會皆帶動藝術銷售佳績。台中藝術博覽會已成為畫廊協會與台中市民年年夏日相約見面的交會場域。
植基過去五年烙刻的穩健腳印，第6屆「ART TAICHUNG 2018 台中藝術博覽會」將於7月20至22日假台中日月千禧酒店盛大登場。今年首度訂定年度主題【城市尋履 – 雕塑風景】，將聚焦雕塑如何提升城市的美學品味，定位城市精神，為大台中地區及周邊城市的藝文愛好者帶來精彩的藝術體驗，擴大藝術收藏對象，活絡藝術市場，開創中臺灣獨一無二的國際藝文盛事。 About ART TAICHUNG Art has been a fundamental essence of Taichung for an extensive period of time. With the inauguration of the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts in 1988, an environment to appreciate a diverse array of art has since been opened to the general public. Other cultural and art activities have also been actively taking place in the city, with large areas of natural green zones created through fantastic urban planning which also works well with Taichung’s pleasant weather. Cultural commercial areas are interlaced with luscious trees and other vegetation, blending together areas that the city’s residents can enjoy in their everyday lives, as Taichung continues to be selected on several occasions as the most livable city in Taiwan.
Inspired by Taichung’s elegant, leisurely, and unique urban qualities, Taiwan Art Gallery Association (TAGA), which has 25 years of extensive experience in art exposition operations, began the organization of ART TAICHUNG in 2013. Each year, outstanding artists are introduced by galleries in both Taiwan and abroad, providing to the people of Taichung a visual art feast. Further efforts are also exerted in connecting with local collectors, resulting in exceptional sales of artworks each year. ART TAICHUNG is now an art rendezvous anticipated by TAGA and the people of Taichung annually in the season of summer.
Departing from the deep-rooted progress made in the past five years, the 6th ART TAICHUNG 2018 will take place this year from July 20th to 22nd at the Millennium Hotel, Taichung. The overarching theme of this year is Perceptual Dimensions: Sculptures in the City, which will focus on how to elevate a city’s aesthetic sense and how to redefine a city’s ethos and ideology. By expanding the art collector demographic and invigorating the art market, ART TAICHUNG 2018 aims at creating a distinctive.