MUST Art Center
As a leading institution of higher education in Taiwan, MingHisn University
of Science and Technology places high value on technology and humanities.
The university has upheld the idea of educating the holistic person, with
emphasis on students’ appreciation for the arts. In order to elevate artistic
academic atmosphere, enhance to ability to appreciate and the interest in
fine arts, and to integrate arts and education as well as campus and society
by means of exhibition and performance. In August 2001, the Art Center
opened and began the first arts exhibition.
Located on the MingHsin University of Science and Technology campus,
the Art Center is equipped with a 60-ping floor exhibition space, including a
exhibition hall and multimedia facilities. The Art Center organizes exhibitions,
performances and other cultural activities, such as lectures on arts and hosts
related workshops, with the hope that these activities may further the
humanistic attainments of the students and teachers as well. Art Centre also
provides free guide for groups. It is designed to promote art education,
improve the understanding of contemporary art on the part of both teachers
and students and to highlight the fact that learning can be fun.
In addition, the Art Center is established to achieve some purpose: the first is
to support and promote the arts and culture-related activities on campus in
order to cultivate in students a mind to appreciate the beauty of arts.
Secondly is to fulfill the functions of arts and culture education and provide
the most creative space for display of arts. Finally is to foster positive
interactive relationships between the school and the neighboring community,
bringing arts into the community and providing people access to the school's
facilities as well.
To keep in step with the general policy of the school, the Arts Centers draw
up annual plans to innovatively raise the level of students' knowledge and
appreciation of arts, hence fulfilling the role the Center plays in the future
evolution of MingHsin University of Science and Technology.