The National Taichung Theater takes promoting performing arts as its central mission.As a public cultural venue, it is also responsible for holding free cultural activities and incubating creative cultural brands.
It irregularly curates visual arts exhibitions at the Tutu Gallery on the fifth floor.
In addition, it enables people to listen to the music and read performing arts magazines and related books for free at the Art Corner on the first floor.
In the era of design, it provides design goods through less than 5% of its space.
Besides giving young creative brands the chance to be seen and be supported, beautiful designs are also realized in everyday life, enriching the spaces of the National Taichung Theater.
Live Forever Foundation extends its exhibition spaces for the first time, cooperating with National Taichung Theater to create an unique space for arts and culture.
Combining the three areas of humanities, arts and ecosystem together, the foundation provide a space for people to appreciate, read, contemplate and think.。
This space of arts corner gathers various arts and cultural books as well as multifunctional audio-visual equipment, encouraging people to explore the many facets of arts. It also connect visual art with performing art and regularly hold series of exhibitions in addition to arts and cultural activities, bringing Taichung the whole new side of arts.
Spatial planning╱CHEN Tian-zhu
At VVG school, we demonstrate diversified design ideas based on the needs of daily life.
The three areas, VVG Select Shop, Makers Boom and MT Cultural Creativity, enjoy different designs and have their own unique story. enjoy different designs and have their own unique story.
VVG Select Shop
VVG gathered unique selection of art,
design, architecture books, and also
many exquisite design brands.
MT Cultural Creativity
This area is a learning community where local designers come together to learn from each other and exchange ideas.
Painted Saxophone Shop
In Taiwan, ZHANG's store has been manufacturing saxophones for 70 years. The painted saxophones are to commemorate ZHANG Yanhe's creativity, who passes on an enriched and colorful life to future generations.
PAH JI HUE
This store's name comes from the common saying. “Healthy people can live 120." Bai Er takes tradition and adds a creative gene to provide the customers with a nutritious, relaxed, and healthy experience.
Dainty Food has been creating delicious and nutritious snack foods for many years. 100% of the products are made in Taiwan. in addition to high quality, the strive to bring you creative new snacks following the trends of foods from around the world.
When talking about object,
there is a new focus on the "makers".
When start with the essence of the object:
it's purpose, it's story, it's conception,
and the understand it's concerns.
Mushroom, or Mogu, has a spirit unafraid of risk, as does the Mogu Design, which is dedicated to providing eco friendly products.
This brand represents a simple and inherited spirit. It brings yoU glasses made from great materials.
Music boxes help you search your heart and carefully convey your intentions.
Intzuition, the Contemporary Urban Jewelry adheres to a philosophy that is instinctual and simple, designing accessories that liberate life rather than constrict it.
2010 Taipei International Flora Exposition Floral Design International Grand Prize winner, Lamech Design, has been inspired by NTT to create and design a futuristic aesthetic for the NTT.
The coffee, light meals, desserts and innovative drinks offered by VVG Labo Café pay attention to ingredients and preparation, presenting customers with a series of scientific chemical reactions that have one goal in common：finding the perfect formula for exquisite taste.
Brunch / Café / drinks / Drip Coffee / Light Meal
VVG To Go1F
White is blankness and anticipation for other colors.
To Go selects food that retains its natural flavor, texture and sumptuous taste, together with practical and attractive everyday utensils.
iMage3- a Visual Language Space5F
“Locus Publishing” launched the “image3” brand in early 2018 - which is emphasizing three energies of image : “feel, understand, and creativity”. We kept planning the space of “image3” and making our dreams come true.
“The Space of image3” is located at the 5F of National Taichung Theater, which is designed by Akibo Lee, in these 5 months period, we will make a brand new theme monthly. You can see different contents like picture book, comics, graphic novels, photograph and mix, enjoy exciting experiences with different media like exhibition, books, artworks, goods and forum.
Closed on Monday
Opening hours: 2019/9/28~2020/3/1
Sun., Tue. – Thu. 11:30-21:00
Fri.- Sat., National Holidays 11:30-22:00
Box Office, NTT SHOP 11:30-20:00
VVG Food Play5F
The fantasy is staged on the dining table.
Food and art are nutrients that enrich life, and the dining table is a stage to exhibit the epitome of culture and history. Food Play creatively deconstructs art and culture, and makes good use of local ingredients and creates a unique food and drink culture and a wonderful dining experience, with ingredients as the raw material for creation, the table as the performance stage, and fine French cuisine as a foundation.
- coming soon -