New Taipei City Yingge Ceramics Museum

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Yingge has more than two hundred years of history in producing ceramics and is the ceramics capital of Taiwan. In 2000, New Taipei City government selected Yingge for Taiwan’s first ceramics-themed museum, with goals to develop local tourism, drive the transformation of the ceramics industry in Yingge, and provide a platform for showcasing and exchanging achievements in Taiwan’s ceramic art. As a specialized ceramics museum, Yingge Ceramics Museum has assumed the responsibilities of preserving knowledge in ceramics, reviving the ceramics industry, and promoting contemporary ceramic art. We are devoted to hold International Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, Taiwan Ceramics Awards, permanent and special exhibitions, etc., and try to combine with digital technology and provide various online exhibitions and interactive activities. With full dedication, we engage in ceramics research, educational activities, cooperating with schools and communities and building the base of ceramic art. We continue to inviting international resident artists every year, holding workshops with artists, coordinating local industries, promoting cultural diversity and equal rights. Beside main building, there is a ceramic park for people to entertain, watch the foot kicking wheel demonstrations and explore the ceramic works and Square Kiln that are set in the park. As a professional museum, preserving and promoting ceramic culture is our responsibility and obligation. Enriching lifestyles with the aesthetics of ceramics, thus elevating Taiwan’s ceramics industry and ceramic art to the global arena.

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