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January 61100106-5.jpg“Breaking Through and Growing Up—Lu Chiung-hui Pastel/Oil Painting Solo Exhibition” was held at De-ming Gallery. Duration: 1/6-1/24。
 
January 101100110.jpgFormer vice-president, Lu Hsie-lien, appreciated “Medea: New Aspect” at the Auditorium。
 
January 151100115-43.jpg“Liu Xing-chin Comics Creation World” was held at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Corridor (1F). The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on January 15 included: Deputy Commissioner of Hakka Affairs Council, Fan Zuo-ming, the artist, Mr. Liu Xing-chin, and Director-general of our hall, Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 1/15-1/31。
 
January 281100128-10.jpg“Light the Lanterns and Pray for Blessings in the Year of Ox,” the epidemic-prevention propaganda and Chinese New Year lanterns exhibition, was held. Director-general Wang Lan-sheng, Deputy Director, and other chiefs lighted the lantern together. According to the rules of Taiwan Centers for Disease Control, the hall has enhanced the propaganda to the public: be sure to “wash hands frequently, wear masks, take temperature, and keep social distancing.” Let’s take the epidemic preventive measures well. Duration: 1/28-3/7。
 
January 301100130-12.jpg“Life Force: Harnessing Pure Energy in Calligraphy and Tai Chi A Liao Chen-Hsiang 95th Year Retrospective Art Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The distingushed guests attending the opening ceremony on January 30 included: Chairman Ho Kuo-ching of HCS Calligraphy Foundation, Prof. Lee Yu-chou of Department of Painting and Calligraphy Arts, National Taiwan University of Arts, Honorary Chairman Lian Sheng-yan of Danlu Calligraphy Society, Consultants Mr. Tseng An-tian and Mr. LinYan-ju, famous calligrapher Prof. Chen Wei-de, the artist Liao Chen-hsiang and Director-general of our hall, Wang Lan-sheng. Duarion: 1/30-3/14。
 
February 31100203-16.jpg“2020 Chungshan Youth Art Award Traveling Exhibition” was held at Changhua County Art Museum. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on February 5 included Changhua County Magistrate, Wang Huei-mei, County Councilor, Li Bao-yin, Director of Changhua County Cultural Affairs Bureau, Zhang Que-fen, Chungshan Award judge representative, Prof. Ni Chao-lung, Chungshan Award winner of the calligraphy group, Chen Zhao-kun, Chairman of Changhua County Calligraphy Society, Wu Qi-lin, artisan Huang Ma-qing, and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 2/3-2/28.
 
February 31100203-17.jpgFormer Secretary-general to the President, Mr. Wu Po-hsiung, attended “Buddha’s Light International 30 Anniversary Assembly” at our hall.
 
February 41100204-33.jpg“Wang Hsiu-Chi’s Sculpture and Tsao Chin-Hsia’s Flower Art Joint Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Corridors 1F. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on February 4 included: Former President Ms. Lu Hsiu-lien, Minister of the Interior, Hsu Kuo-yung, Minister of Veterans Affairs Council, Feng Shih-kuan, former National Policy Advisor to the President, Mr. Huang Shi-Cheng, the artist couple Prof. Wang Hsiu-chi and Ms. Tsao Chin-hsia, and our Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui. Duration: 2/4-2/23.
 
February 61100206-4.jpg“2021 Taipei International Calligraphy Exhibition and Live Demonstration for Spring Festival” was held at Wen-hua Gallery and Culture Corridors 2F. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony and the first writing on February 21 included Political Deputy Minister of Culture, Hsiao Tsung-huang, Chairman of Chinese Culture for Sustainable Development, Liu Chao-shiuan, Chairman of Chinese Calligraphy Art Foundation, Lian Sheng-yan and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 2/6-2/24.
 
February 61100206-5.jpgFor the culture lecture, Vice Superintendent of NTU Hospital, Susan Shur-Fen Gau, was invited to talk about “When Children Have Emotional and Behavioral Problems.”
 
February 241100224-36.jpg“Landscape Renovation (Central Plaza, Reflective Pool, and Sanzhangli Branch) Groundbreaking Ceremony” was held. Minister of Culture, Lee Yung-te, Director-general of National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Liang Yung-fei, Director of Legislator Lin Yi-hua Service Office, Ou Jia-jun, architect Wang Shou-zheng, the village chiefs of the neighboring villages, and representatives of morning exercisers, and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng attended the ceremony.
 
February 241100224-37.jpg“Landscape Renovation Groundbreaking Ceremony and Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 96th Death Anniversary Series Activities Press Conference” was held.
  
February 261100226-16.jpg“The 84th Taiyan Art Special Display” was held at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Corridors 1F. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on February 26 included: former Minister of Education, Wu Ching-ji, Director of Yang San Lang Art Museum, Yang Xing-lang, Director of Cultural and Tourism Bureau of Chiayi County, Xu You-ren, and our Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui. Duration: 2/26-3/14
  
February 271100227.jpg“Two Sprites of The Wizard — Japan Taiwan International Art and Culture Exchange Exhibition” was held. Duration: 2/27-3/21



March  61100306-16.jpg“2020 Chungshan Youth Art Award Traveling Exhibition” was held at Ksohsiung Cultural Center. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on March 6 included: Deputy Director of Beauru of Cultural Affair, Kaohsiung City Government, Jian Mei-ling, Kaohsiung City Councilor, Jian Huan-zong, senior artist in Kaohsiung, Mr. Chen Rui-fu, artist Prof. Hong Gen-shen, Mr. Chen Wen-long, and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 3/6-3/23.



March  61100306-17.jpgFor the culture lecture, former Associate Dean of College of Social Siences, NTU, Prof. Chiu Rong-jeo, was invited to talk about “Transitional Justice and Democrative Development in Taiwan.”



March  121100312-32.jpg“Never Give Up, In Memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Spirit: Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 96th Death Anniversary” was held. Our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng led the staff to pay tribute to the statue of Dr. Sun Yat-sen. There were ten private groups attending the event.



March  121100312-33.jpgTo promote the heritage and development of eastern calligraphy and painting art, the hall specially invited ten important contemporary ink artists to co-paint the huge ink work featuring the landscape of Taiwan, “Taiwan Charm.” The participating artists,  Liang Shiou-chung, Jiang Ming-xian, Huang Guang-nan, Lin Chang-de, Luo Zhen-xian, Tsai You, Chang Shen-hsi, Chiu Ting-fu, Lin Chang-hu, and Huang Tsai-sung, Director-general of National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng unveiled the great work together.



March  121100312-34.jpg“Create Green Life Together” for 2021 Arbor Day was held. Director-general Wang Lan-sheng gave the participating citizens1,500 saplings of osmanthus, azalea, and camellia to express the hall’s emphasis on greenness, energy conservation and carbon reduction. It is expected to create the happy and comfortable green life with the citizens.



March  121100312-35.jpg“Never Give Up, In Memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Spirit: Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 96th Death Anniversary” was held. The volunteer chorus sang “The Gift of Love,” and Bird and Water Dance Ensemble performed “Dance the Light of Life.” The event was warm and touching.



March  191100319-2.jpgThe book giving activity was held. Director-general Wang Lan-sheng gave more than thousand research books on Sunology and painting volumes published by the hall to the visitors for free.



March  261100326.jpg“Chen Chao-Pao-The Dynasty of Arts” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on March 27 included: Secretary General of Minister of Culture, Chen Teng-chin, former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cheng Chien-jen and his wife, former president of NTUA, Prof. Huang Guang-nan, artist Prof. Chen Chao-pao and his wife and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 3/26-5/3.



March  27~March 28
1100327-7.jpg“Guided Tours to Wang Da-hong’s Historic Buildings” was held at National Cheng Kung University. Assistant Prof. of Ming Chuan University, Shyu Ming-song, and Ms. Huang Wei-ting guided the participants to several characteristic architectural works.
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January 41090104-20.jpg“Conceptural Artwork Created by Anne Cho―Landscape Blue-and-White Porcelain Solo Exhibition” was held at De-ming Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Minister of Veterans Affairs Council, Feng Shi-kuan, Chairman of Public Television Service, Chen Yu-xiu, and Director-general of Coast Guard Administration, Chen Guo-en. Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, also visited the exhibition. Duration: 1/4-1/14



January 41090104-21.jpg“The 10th Anniversary of the Taiwan Academy of Fine Arts Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan, professors Liao Xiu-ping, Wang Xiu-xiong, Chen Yin-hui, Gu Chong-guang, Xie Li-fa, Jiang Ming-xian, and Zheng Chang-sheng, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 1/4-1/15.



January 41090104-22.jpg“The First Retrospective Exhibition of Lois Kuo” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Director of School of Continuing Education, Chinese Culture University, Pan Hui-min, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 1/4-2/2.



January 41090104-23.jpgFor the culture lecture, the famous calligrapher, Xue Ping-nan, was invited to talk about “On the Creation of Calligraphy and Seal Carving.”



January 81090108-12.jpgMinister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, received the three winners of “2020 Chung-Shan Youth Art Award”: Mr. Wu Hong-jun from the ink group, Mr. Wu Qi-lin from the calligraphy group, and Ms. Cai Han-ting from the oil painting group.


January 81090108-13.jpgPresident of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “Conceptural Artwork Created by Anne Cho―Landscape Blue-and-White Porcelain Solo Exhibition” at De-ming Gallery accompanied by the researcher of our hall, Zou Qiu-qiang.



January 141090114-23.jpgOur hall co-hosted the 2020 spring festival couplets writing event “Ink Play and Lantern Display in the Year of Rat” together with Buddhist Association of the Republic of China and The Republic of Chinese Society for Calligraphy Education, inviting seventy elites including Counselor of Ministry of Culture, Fang Zhi-xu, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, to complete the first-writing together. On the scene there were 109 calligraphers writing spring couplets and giving them to the public. Besides, the calligraphers Xue Ping-nan, Chen Kun-yi, Guo Fang-zhong, Cai Ming-zan, and Master Jing Yao were invited to offer their calligraphy works, which were printed into 2,500 spring couplets to be given to the public and the disadvantaged residents.



January 151090115-8.jpgPresident of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “From Lines to Network: Chen Cheng-po’s Collection of Painting and Calligraphy” at Chungshan National Gallery accompanied by our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei.



January 151090115-9.jpgOur Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui, led the colleagues to join the banquet for the elderly living alone held by Federation for the Welfare of the Elderly to give the lucky draw gifts and 300 copies of printed spring couplets.



January 161090116-14.jpgThe researcher of our hall, Zou Qiu-qiang, led the colleagues and the teachers and students of the lifestyle aesthetics classes to visit Senior Services and Daycare Center, Xinyi District, Taipei City, give 100 copies of printed spring couplets to the elders on the scene and accompany twenty demented elders to write spring couplets and chat with each other.



January 171090117-12.jpg

The lighting ceremony of “Lantern Festival Celebration, Painted Lantern Exhibition” was held. The famous calligrapher and painter, Prof. Lin Chang-hu, legislator Jiang Nai-xin, Vice President of National Taiwan College of Performing Arts, Cai Yong-wen, famous hostess, Yu Xiu-zhi, Principal of Guang Fu Elementary School, Taipei City, Ding Yi-hang, Village chief of Zheng Sheng Li, Daan District, Chen Xiu-lan, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, lighted up the 120 painted lanterns together. The students of National Taiwan College of Performing Arts gave the performance “Gongs and Drums to Celebrate Festival.” At the same time, 110 artists including the professors, Lin Chang-hu, Xu Min-xiong, Zhao Song-yun, and Bai Zong-ren, and the winners of 2019 Chung-Shan Youth Art Award, Ms. Cai Han-ting, Mr. Hu Xian-wen, and Mr. Yang Zheng-hao were invited to paint the brand new lanterns, which were exhibited on the surrounding corridors and at the hall from January 17 to February 16. There were 200 eco lanterns given to the participants on the scene.




January 181090118-13.jpg“Membership Charity Joint Display by China Pacific Asia Watercolor Art Association” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Director of Rotary District 3523, Qiu Hong-ji, Chairman of Creative Oil Painting Society of R.O.C., Su Hsien-fa, Chairman of Chinese Asia-Pacific Watercolor Association, Hong Dong-biao, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 1/18-2/9.



January 181090118-14.jpgFirst Lady of former President Ma Ying-jeou, Chow Mei-ching, and Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Education, Fan Sun-lu, visited our hall to enjoy the performance of “Concert Feast Night.”



January 191090119.jpgDirector-general of Department of Teacher and Art Education, Ministry of Education, Zheng Yuan-quan, and Deputy Director-general of Youth Development Administration, Wang Yu-qun, and Director-general of National Taiwan Arts Education Center, Wu Jin-jin, visited our hall to enjoy the performance of “Concert Feast Night.”



January 211090121-9.jpg “Little Tour Guides to Historic Sites” was held. Our hall was designated as the historic site of the city, which was announced by Taipei City Government on May 3, 2019. By sticking to the spirit that historic heritage and cultural education should take roots, we specially trained twenty little tour guides from the elementary and junior high schools in Taipei City to join the guide service together.



January 311090131-17.jpgTo greet Lantern Festival and strengthen the propaganda to the public about the preventive measures against COVID-19, our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, gave out 300 hand-made epidemic-prevention eco lanterns at the main entrance corridor. The Chinese orchestra of Taipei Municipal Guangfu Elementary School was arranged to give the performance on the scene. Besides, the teacher, Huang Qing-yuan, and the students of the lifestyle aesthetics classes painted and made inscriptions on the small lanterns with the slogan of “wash hands frequently, wear face masks, and take temperature.”



February 11090201-4.jpgFor the culture lecture, winner of Broadcast Golden Bells Awards and famous writer, Ms. Yu Xiu-zhi, was invited to talk about “Fly Bravely against the Wind.”



February 21090202.jpg“2020 Taipei International Calligraphy Exhibition and Demonstration for Spring Festival” was held at Wen-hua Gallery.



February 41090204-2.jpgThe public hearing of “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Landscape Renovation Plan” took place and was hosted by Director-general Liang Yung-fei. The attendants included: Section Chief of Ministry of Culture, Zhan Jia-hui, Senior Executive Officer, Chen Shi-hao, and department representatives of Taipei City Government, Councilor of Taipei City Council, Wang Hong-wei, Architect Wang Shou-zheng, and village chiefs, Ma Nian-Ci, Wu Jian-dem and Chen Xiu-lan, local residents, and representatives of morning exercisers. The attendants all reached the consensus regarding the plan proposed by our hall (including not removing the fences). The meeting conclusion was sent to Taipei City Government for the cultural heritage, urban design, and tree protection reviews.



February 71090207-6.jpgTo promote gender equality, “Taipei Female West Painting Society 42nd Joint Display” was held at De-ming Gallery. The works of 45 female artists aged from thirty to ninety were exhibited. The exhibition contents were abundant and diverse. Duration: 2/7-2/23.



February 111090211-6.jpg“Tsai Chun-chang Ink Painting Solo Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery.



February 131090213-11.jpg“2020 Hidden Dragon, Do Not Act: Lin Chang-Hu Ink Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition” was held at Chung-shan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Vice President of Legislative Yuan, Tsai Chi-chang, Legislator Huang Guo-shu, former Minister of Culture, Hong Meng-qi, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan, Dean of Taiwan Academy of Fine Arts, Liao Xiu-ping, Director of National Museum of History, and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 2/13-3/24.



March  61090306.jpgFor the series activities of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 95th Death Anniversary, “The Great Man Music Feast,” Music Department of Chinese Culture University was invited to give the performance. President of Chinese Culture University, Shyu Shing-ching, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei attended.



March  71090307-3.jpg“2019 Chungshan Youth Art Award Work Exhibition” was held at Taichung City Dadun Cultural Center. Duration: 2/29-3/18.



March  7~April 281090307-6.jpg“Taiwan Female Artists’ Artworks Exhibition from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall’s Collections” was held, exhibiting the Taiwanese female artists’ works collected in our hall. The works were created during the years from 1983 to 2018, including ink paintings, calligraphy works, oil paintings, watercolor paintings, and prints and highlighting the female creative power. The artists range from the senior aged almost ninety to the new star of Chungshan Youth Art Awards in the twenties. The age difference is over sixty years, which carries the deep meaning of art heritage and time innovation.



March  101090310-18.jpgTo strengthen the epidemic preventive measures, the opening ceremony of “Taiwan Female Artists’ Artworks Exhibition from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall’s Collections” was cancelled and replaced with the small symposium of artists. The artists, Liang Xiu-zhonh, Xie Ji-yun, Lin Yun-qi, Meng Zhao-guang, Huang Yan-rong, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei attended.



March  121090312-23.jpg“Chungshan Charisma Revisited: Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 95th Death Anniversary Series Activities” was held. Our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, led all colleagues to pay tribute to the statue of Dr. Sun Yat-sen. There were 12 non-governmental organizations attending.



March  121090312-24.jpgThe activity of Arbor Day “Seeding with Hopes, Extending Happiness” was held. Through the tree-planting exercise “Love Trees all over the World,” the public can take some exercise. By cooperating with Forestry Bureau, our hall gave out 1,500 little trees and invited “Queen of Tree-Planting” from Tse-Xin Organic Agriculture Foundation, Ms. Cheng Li-yi, to share her experience. Our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, attended.



March  121090312-25.jpgFor the series activities of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 95th Death Anniversary, “The Great Man Music Feast,” the string orchestra and percussion ensemble of Department of Music, National Taiwan University of Arts, gave the performance together. Our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, attended.



March  261090326-11.jpg“The 83rd Taiyang Art Special Display” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 3/26-4/22.



March  281090328.jpg“Reflection of Landscape and Mind--Chang Shan-xi Ink Painting Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. Duration: 3/28-5/5.



January 30~March 311090331-4.jpgTo prevent COVID-19, six epidemic prevention emergency response meetings were convened before the end of March. “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Epidemic Prevention Plan in Response to COVID-19” was made.



April 1~April 221090401.jpg“National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Epidemic Prevention Plan in Response to COVID-19” was made on February 10 and amended twice on April 1 and April 22.



April 61090406-4.jpgTo lower the infection risk, the thermal imaging body temperature detection equipment was installed at the three entrances and exits of the hall.



April 111090411.jpg“2019 Chungshan Youth Art Award Work Exhibition” was held at Cultural Affairs Bureau of Kinmen County. Duration: 4/11-4/27.



April 12~May 71090412.jpgTo implement the social distancing measures of Central Epidemic Command Center, the hall strengthened the advocacy of the new epidemic preventive measures to the exercise groups on the corridor and the exhibition groups in the hall.



April 13~May 61090413.jpgTo respond to the epidemic and avoid gathering, the colleagues’ simulation exercises of working in the different locations were conducted.



April 13~May 161090413-2.jpgFrom April 13 to May 16, the chiefs on duty led the security guards and colleagues to express health concern for the public taking exercise around the hall and promote the epidemic preventive measures including the messages of keeping the proper social distance and wearing face masks during the two periods from 7AM to 8AM and from 8AM to 9 Am on one week day and one weekend day every week.



April 17~April 241090417.jpgTo maintain the lake water quality and avoid the utrophication as a result of the high temperature in summer from affecting the ecology, the silt cleaning operation is regularly arranged for Lake Tswei, Chungshan Park, so that the visitors to the hall will enjoy the more comfortable landscape and activity space.



April 231090423.jpg“Landscape Improvement Project Counseling Meeting” was convened and hosted by Director-general Liang, inviting the scholars and experts of landscape, cultural heritage, architectural design, and tree protection to offer the opinions and counseling to the divisions of the hall for the reference of the landscape improvement design.



May 61090506-6.jpgTo avoid gathering during the period of epidemic prevention, the video conference system has been set up, and the 7th hall meeting was convened through video conferencing.



May 81090508.jpg“2020 Staff’s and Volunteers’ Artworks Exhibition of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” was held at Tswei-heng Gallery. Director-general Liang Yung-fei shared the creative skills with the participating staff and volunteers. Duration: 5/8-6/7.



May 91090509.jpg“Modern Contemporary Dunhuang—Chang Chen-Yu's New Buddhist Painting” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. Duration: 5/9-5/24.



May 91090509-2.jpg“Flourishing in the Afterglow-Exhibition of Calligraphy and Seal Engraving by Hsueh Ping-Nan” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests visiting the exhibition included: Legislator, Huang Guo-shu, academician of Academia Sinica, Tseng Yong-Yih, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan, former deputy director of National Palace Museum, Prof. Lin Bo-ting, chairman of the Mandarin Daily, Jiang Zhu-jun, famous writer, Liu Yong, and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 5/9-6/16.



May 161090516-13.jpgThe simple but warm celebration of the 48th anniversary of the hall, “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall 48, Happy SPA,” was held. Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, gave a speech and prayed for blessings in fighting against the epidemic together with the public.



May 191090519.jpgDirector-general Liang Yung-fei and Prof. Hsueh Ping-nan were interviewed by the hostess of Police Broadcasting Service, Yin Jie-feng, talking about “Flourishing in the Afterglow-Exhibition of Calligraphy and Seal Engraving by Hsueh Ping-Nan” held at Chungshan National Gallery.



May 201090520-3.jpg“Melody of Formosa Arts—2020 Traveling Exhibition of the Collection from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” was held at Culture and Tourism Bureau, Miaoli County Government. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on May 25 included: Deputy Magistrate of Miaoli County Government, Deng Gui-ju, Director of Culture and Tourism Bureau, Miaoli County Government, Lin Yan-fu, the curator of the exhibition, Prof. Xiong Yi-jing of Department of Calligraphy and Painting Arts, Chang Jung Christian University, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 5/20-6/9。



May 251090525-16.jpgDirector-general Liang Yung-fei visited the artist, Principal Zhang Qiu-tai, at Gongguang, Miaoli, and talked about art and creation.



June 7~June 141090607-8.jpg“A Guided Tour to Wang Da-hong’s Historic Buildings” was held, and Professor of Ming Chuan University, Xu Ming-song, and Ms. Xie Pei-ling, from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, led the guided tour respectively. The guided tour to National Taiwan University was on June 7. The guided tour to Academia Sinica and National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall was on June 14. Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui, researcher Zou Qiu-qiang, and the citizens participated together.



June 91090609-30.jpgPresident of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “Flourishing in the Afterglow-Exhibition of Calligraphy and Seal Engraving by Hsueh Ping-Nan” and “There is a Time—Memorial Exhibition of Li Chi-mao 's Ink Figure Painting,” accompanied by the artist, Mr. Hsueh Ping-nan, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei.



June 11~June 241090611-16.jpgOur Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, visited the ten important artists, including Wang Lan-Hsiung, A-Sun Wu, Liao Shiou-ping, Su Hsien-fa, Chen Kun-I, Huang Guang-nan, Chen Hui-tung, Ni Chao-long, Hsueh Ping-nan, and the wife of Li Chi-mao, Zhang Guang-zheng, to express his respect and concern for the safety of the artists’ art works storage environment.



June 131090613-9.jpg“Tainan Excellent Artists’ Tour Exhibition the Legend of Hongwacuo Three Excellent Artists of Tainan:Chen Tsing-fang, Lin Chih-hsin, Lin Jung-te’s Joint Tour Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery. Duration: 6/13-6/28.



June 161090616-15.jpgMinister of Culture, Lee Yung-te, visited “There is a Time—Memorial Exhibition of Li Chi-mao 's Ink Figure Painting” and “Flourishing in the Afterglow-Exhibition of Calligraphy and Seal Engraving by Hsueh Ping-Nan”



June 171090617-3.jpg“2020 China Calligraphy Society Membership Joint Display” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. Legislative Speaker, Yu Shyi-kun, visited the exhibition on June 28. Duration: 6/17-7/1.



June 201090620-4.jpg“The 15th Membership Joint Display of ROC Seal-engraving Association” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 6/20-7/1.



June 201090620-5.jpg“The Thundering Fame of Color Ink Painting—Du Deng-yin 95-year-old Retrospective Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. Duration: 6/20-7/28.



June 30
1090630-3.jpg“Melody of Formosa Arts—2020 Traveling Exhibition of the Collection from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” was held as Changhua County Art Museum. Duration: 6/30-7/12.



July 11090701-13.jpg“Poetic Landscape.The Beauty of Penghu—Lee Ming-tsung Photo Touring Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on July 1 included Ms. Guo Mei-zhen, wife of Penghu County Magistrate Lai Feng-wei, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 7/1-7/15.



July 21090702.jpg“Landscape Design Professionals Consultation Meeting for the Landscape Renovation Plan” was held at the hall. Director-general Liang Yung-fei hosted the meeting inviting the scholars and experts of landscape, architectural design, tree protection, and gardening to exchange opinions with the administrative sectors of the hall.



July 41090704-20.jpg“Watercolor Painting• Martial Arts: Taiwan Watercolor Painting Association 50th Anniversary & Taiwan and Japan Exchange Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on July 4 included: Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, the past chairpersons including Wang Zhi-cheng, Lin Ren-jie, and Huang Jin-long, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 7/4-7/15.



July 41090704-21.jpgFor the culture lecture, former Minister of Culture, Mr. Hong Meng-qi, was invited to talk about “The Beauty of Traditional Chinese Calligraphy and Painting.”



July 71090707-13.jpg“2020 Chungshan Youth Academic Conference” with the theme of “Sunology and Contemporary Development of Taiwan” was held for the academic presentation and exchange between the PhD and MA students of colleges and universities and the young scholars. Director-general, Liang Yung-fei, President of China University of Technology, Tang Yen-po, former member of Control Yuan, Li Bing-nan, and former President of National Quemoy University, Li Jin-zhen, attended the conference.



July 11~July 181090711.jpgA Guided Tour to Wang Da-hong’s Historic Buildings” was held, and Professor of Ming Chuan University, Xu Ming-song, and the volunteer of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Ms. Li Tai-zhen, led the guided tour respectively. The guided tour to National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and Academia Sinica was on July11. The guided tour to National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall was on July 18.



July 16~July 191090716.jpgNational Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall for the first time assisted the first prize (Chungshan Award) winner of “2019 Chungshan Youth Art Award” to participate in “2020 ART TAICHUNG” to build the platform of art economy. Deputy Director-general of our hall, Yang Tong-hui, attended the opening ceremony on July 16. Minister of Culture, Lee Yung-te, visited “2020 ART TAICHUNG” on July 18 to encourage the three Chungshan Award winners participating in the exhibition. The other distinguished guests visiting the exhibition included Legislator Huang Guo-shu, Chairman of Taiwan Art Gallery Association, Zhong Jing-xin, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei.



July 181090718-11.jpg“Yu You-ren Calligraphy Heritage Exhibition— Commemorating Yu You-ren 141 Birthday Anniversary & Standard Cursive Art Exchange” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on July 19 included: Chairman of Chinese Calligraphy Art Foundation, Lian Sheng-yan, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan, Chairman of HCS Calligraphy Foundation, He Guo-qing, Professor of National Taiwan University of Arts, Xue Ping-nan, Chairman of Chinese Standard Cursive Script Association, Zheng Jin-zhang, Director of Police Broadcasting Service, Xun Jie-ci, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 7/18-8/2.



July 251090725.jpg“Chaser of Light and Shadow—Li Wen-je Solo Exhibition” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. Duration: 7/25-8/9.



July 291090729.jpgThe member of Control Yuan, Fan Xun-lu, and Director of Department of Teacher and Art Education, Zheng Yuan-quan, visited the hall to appreciate the performance of “2020 Taiwan Aborigines Music and Dancing Festival.”



July 311090731-3.jpgLegislator Su Zhi-fen visited the hall to appreciate the performance of “2020 Classic Arts Festival.”



August 31090803-14.jpg“2020 National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Art Collection Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery and Culture Corridor(2F). Wen-hua Gallery Duration: 7/31-8/11. Culture Corridor (2F) Duration: 7/31-9/10.



August 51090805-6.jpg“Taiwan International Watercolor Association Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The opening ceremony was on August 9. Duration: 8/5-8/17.



August 81090808-17.jpgThe opening ceremony of the series activities of “Music in Exhibition Space” in 2020 was held. The professional music team of three young female harp, erhu, and pipa musicians was invited to give the performance.



August 81090808-18.jpgSince the opening of the hall forty-eight years ago, it is the first time to hold the culture lecture at Auditorium with 2500 seats. Chairman of Everlight Cultural Foundation, Jian Wun-xiu, was invited to give the recital “Deep Affection Still.” Director-general Liang Yung-fei gave the welcome speech. The distinguished guests attending the lecture included Minister of Education, Pan Wen-chung, former President of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, former Minister of the Interior, Chen Wei-ren, former Minister of Economic Affairs, He Mei-yue, former Minister of Hakka Affairs Council, Chung Wan-mei, Secretary-general The Red Cross Society of the Republic of China, Zhang Bao-hui, and Chairman of Everlight, Ye Yin-fu.



August 121090812-3.jpg“Brilliant Talent: A Commemorative Exhibition of Prof. Wang Chung's Calligraphy Art” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The opening ceremony was held on August 15. Duration: 8/12-9/22.



August 141090814.jpg “SHOAH—How Was It Humanly Possible?” was held at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on August 14 included: Deputy Director-general of MOFA, Miguel Li-jey Tsao and Representative of Israel Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei, Omer Caspi. Duration: 8/15-9/3.



August 201090820-2.jpg“The 44th National Oil Painting Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on August 22 included Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang. Duration: 8/20-9/2.



August 201090820-3.jpgThe public hearing about the effects during the construction period of “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Landscape Renovation” was convened, inviting the exercise groups that frequently use the public space of the hall, 15 village chiefs and the local residents of the neighboring Daan District and Xinyin District, and the representatives from Ministry of Culture, Department of Sports, New Construction Office, Public Works Department, Department of Cultural Affairs, Hakka Affairs Commission, Xinyin District Office of Taipei City Government to participate .



August 221090822-29.jpg“Music in Exhibition Space” was held, inviting the string orchestra of Taipei Private Dongshan High School to play music for “Brilliant Talent: A Commemorative Exhibition of Prof. Wang Chung's Calligraphy Art” at Chungshan National Gallery. Principal of Dongshan High School and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei appreciated the performance on the scene.



August 261090826-10.jpgFormer vice president, Chen Chien-jen, visited the hall to appreciate the performance of “Vox Nativa Choir Taiwan.”



August 261090826-11.jpgDeputy Minister of the Interior Chen Tsung-yen encouraged the members of the performing group, Vox Nativa Children’s Choir, of “Vox Nativa Choir Taiwan” at the back stage.



September 31090903-21.jpg“Melody of Formosa Arts—2020 Traveling Exhibition of the Collection from National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” was held at Pingtung Art Museum. Duration: 9/3-9/27.



September 51090905-24.jpg“ ‘Writing’ my Home — An Invitational Exhibition of Youth Calligraphers” was held at East and West Hall on the second floor. The opening ceremony was on September 5. Duration: 9/5-12/31.



September 51090905-25.jpgFor the culture lecture, CEO of Liver Disease Prevention & Treatment Research Foundation, Dr. Nian Xiao-jing, talked about “The Tips to Longevity and Health in the Post-Covid-19 Era,” teaching people how to keep good liver, good health, and good ways to lose weight to prevent three highs during the epidemic.



September 101090910-35.jpgOur hall organized “The Practice of ‘The World is for All’ and ‘Great Love’ Academic Conference” with Tsu Chi University of Science and Technology. Director-general Liang Yung-fei and President Lo Wen-jui of Tsu Chi University of Science and Technology cohosted the opening ceremony. There were over hundred participants including scholars, experts, teachers and studetns of colleges and university, and Tsu Chi volunteers.



September 111090911-10.jpgDirector-general of our hall, Liang Yung-fei, on behalf of Minister of Culture, Li Yong-de visited the calligraphy, painting, and seal carving master, Prof. Chou Chen, in hospital and wished him to recover soon.



September 121090912-2.jpgDeputy Minister of Executive Yuan, Shen Rong-jin, and Minister of the Interior, Hsu Guo-yong, appreciated the performance of “2020 Public Concert for Sharing Love.”



September 191090919.jpgMinister of Culture, Li Yong-de, and Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, attended “2020 Broadcast Golden Bells Awards.”



September 251090925-31.jpgThe press conference of “The 2nd Anniversary of Director-general Liang Yung Fei’s Assuming Office-Collaboration for Lasting Voyage” was held, listing the 16 innovative business implemented in the past year and proposing the 7 future paths of the hall.



September 261090926.jpg“FLOATING CLOUDS, WASHING STONES—Chou Chen 80th Retrospective Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The opening ceremony was held on September 27. Duration: 9/26-11/3.



September 261090926-5.jpgMinister of Culture, Li Yong-de, and Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, attended “2020 Television Golden Bells Awards.”



October 1~October 311091001.jpgIn response to “Taiwan Girls Day,” the hall designated October as “The Month of Female Artists” and held four exhibitions of female artists in October: “Hsieh Lan-ing Oil Painting Creation Exhibition,” “Follow Nature's Laws, Let Minds Wander Freely—Chiang Su-mei Ink Painting Solo Exhibition,” “Eternality—Hwang Qiu-yue Creation Exhibition,” and “Lei Yi-ting Modern Pottery Creation Exhibition.”



October 31091003-4.jpgFor the cultural lecture, Vice Superintendent of NTU Cancer Center, Chen Jin-xing, was invited to talk about “New National Disease of Taiwan: Screening and Prevention of Lung Cancer.”



October 71091007-10.jpg“Eternality—Hwang Qiu-yue Creation Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony of October 11 included: Prof. Ni Chao-lung, honorary chairman of Central Taiwan Fine Arts Association, Prof. Su Hsien-fa of National Taiwan Normal University, Director Chen Wen-long of Kaohsiung Watercolor Society, Chairman Yang Yong-fu of National Oil Painting Society, Prof. Lu Yan-qing of Department of Arts and Design, National Tsing Hua University, Prof. Fan Xiang-bin of NTHU, Prof. Xi Mu-rong, the exhibition artist Hwang Qiu-yue, and Director-general Liang Yung-fei of our hall. Duration: 10/7-10/26.



October 71091007-11.jpg“2020 Keelung City Kindergarten Senior Children’s Theater Experience” was held at the Auditorium of our hall. Keelung City Mayor, Lin Yu-chang, led nearly 2,500 kindergarten students from the public and private kindergartens of the city to appreciate the drama performance of “Song Song Song Children’s & Puppet Theatre” at the Auditorium.



October 151091015-21.jpgOur hall and National Penghu University of Science and Technology co-organized the academic conference, “Principle of People’s Livelihood and Industrial Development of Off-shore Islands,” which was co-hosted by President Ueng Jinn-pyng and Director-general Liang Yung-fei.



October 171091017-26.jpg“Golden Autumn of Kinmen: An Appreciation with Chinese Brush Painting From Five Fellow Artists” was held at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on October 17 included: Kinmen County Deputy Magistrate Huang I-kai, Director-general of Cultural Affairs Bureau of Kinmen County Hsu Cheng-fang, President Yang Wei-ju and Founding President Li Tai-shan of Chinese Kim Meng Association, the exhibition artist and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 10/17-10/28.



October 171091017-27.jpg“Exhibition of Gender Equality Poster Contest Award (Executive Yuan” was held at Culture Corridors on the second floor. Duration: 10/17-11/15.



October 241091024.jpgThe activity of “Music in Exhibition Space” invited the junior high school string orchestra of Chingshin Academy to perform for “Chou-cheng 80-year-old Retrospective Exhibition” at Chungshan National Gallery.



October 24~October 261091024-2.jpgOur hall organized “2020 Hakka Yimin Festival” with Hakka Affairs Commission, Taipei City Government. The distinguished guests attending the inauguration ceremony and major ritual included: President Tsai Ing-wen, Minister Yiong Con-ziin and Deputy Minister  Chung Kung-chao of Hakka Affairs Council of Executive Yuan, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je, Deputy Mayor Tsai Ping-kun, Deputy Mayor Huang Shan-shan, and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei.



October 251091025-10.jpg“Felicitous Poetic Conceptions: Robert Huang's Journey of Artistic Creativity and Aesthetics” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on October 25 included: Vice President of Legislative Yuan Tsai Chi-chang, Taipei City Counselor Hsu Shu-hua, Counselor of Ministry of Culture Nien Chen-yu, Taipei City Deputy Mayor Tsai Ping-kun, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank Yen Tzung-ta, Chairman of Tunghai University Wu Ching-mai, the exhibition curator Prof. Liao Ren-yi, the exhibition artist Robert Huang, and our Director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 10/25-11/12.



October 291091029-2.jpg“Tseng An-tian 80-year-old Calligraphy Solo Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on November 11 included: former Vice President of the Legislative Yuan, Zhong Rong-ji, former Vice President of The Control Yuan, Mr. Chen Jin-Li, former Matsu Deputy Magistrate, Chen Jing-zhong, Vice Abbot President of Dharma Drum Mountain, Master Guoxiang, President of Ming Chi University of Technology, Liu Zu-hua, famous calligrapher Prof. Chen Wei-de, Director of International Calligraphers Association, Chen Jia-zi, Honorary Chairman of Danlu Calligraphy Society, Lian Sheng-yan, the exhibition calligrapher, Tseng An-tian, and Director-general of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 10/29-11/22.



October 301091030-3.jpgKuomintang chairman Chiang Chi-chen visited the hall to enjoy the performance of “KMT Huang Fuxing Faction-2020 Veterans’ Nights.”



November 2 1091102-16.jpgThe handover ceremony of the former Director-general Liang Yung-fei and present Director-general Wang Lan-sheng was held. Director-general Wang used to the Deputy Director of National Center for Traditional Arts and was commissioned by Executive Yuan to serve as the 12th director-general of our hall. On the same day he signed the official documents and received the seal.



November 5 1091105.jpgOur hall was given the group award of “The 27th National Outstanding Cultural Volunteers.” As for the individual awards, Ms. Liang Qiong-ju won the golden award, and Mr. Ju Mao-yu and Mr. Huang Bin-xiang won the bronze award.



November 7 1091107-8.jpg“Life and Its Midday Sun — Ni Chao-lung Retrospective Exhibition 2020” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on November 8 included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Director-general of National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Liang Yung-fei, Director of National Museum of History, Liao Xin-tian, Honorary Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Chen Hui-dong, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Kuang-nan, Former Taichung City Mayor, Jason Hu, Chairman of National Culture and Arts Foundation, Lin Man-li, and Honorary Professor of Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, Su Hsien-fa, artist A-Sun Wu, and Director-general of our hall, Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 11/7-12/13。



November 7 1091107-9.jpg“Young Energy, Love Chungshan: The 155th Anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Birthday Series Activities” were held. The students from the pop dance club of Juang Jing Vocational High School made a start by performing “T-MECK!” and “Venus.” Deputy Director-general of our hall, Yang Tong-hui, hosted the activity. The distinguished guests including Principal of Juang Jing Vocational High School, Lin Shu-kuei, Chairman of Hway Hsen Medical Foundation, Lin Ho-Hsiung, and National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra, Liu Suan-yung participated.



November 7 1091107-10.jpg“Farewell Chungshan Park Flowerbed Concert” was held at 4PM for the flowerbed and fountain of Chungshan Park, which have accompanied the citizens for 48 years and will be renovated together with the park at the beginning of next year. BrassMen was invited to perform at the concert. The concert of crossover music included a series of popular Chinese and English songs: “Miss You Every Day,” “Wife,” and “You Raise Me Up,” each of which reminded the audience of their memories with Chungshan Park. It is expected that the hall will store new energy and provide the better service for citizens.



November 9~November 10 1091109-21.jpgTo be neighborly and listen to the people, after taking over the post, Director-general Wang Lan-sheng visited the neighbors nearby, including: Xinglong Village Chief Luo Song-mei, Xicun Village Chief Ma Nian-ci, Zhenghe Village Chief Yin Jun-fu, Zhengsheng Village Chief Chen Xiu-lan, Huasheng Village Chief Chen Jin-hua, former National Policy Advisor to the President Wu Dong-ming, Principal of Guangfu Elementary School Lai Jun-xian and its parent club.



November 12 1091112-22.jpgThe international academic conference, “In Memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen: The World is for All People and The World is United: 2020 International Academic Conference,” was held. Director-general Wang Lan-sheng attended the opening ceremony and gave the welcome speech. There were 12 academic papers published at the conference. Due to the epidemic, the scholars from Japan, Malaysia, and China were unable to fly to Taiwan. They presented their papers through visual conference to attend the event for the cooperation and exchanges between museums and the international academic research on Dr. Sun Yat-sen.



November 12 1091112-23.jpg“Celebration Concert-National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra” was held. NTSO, also affiliated with Ministry of Culture, was invited to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Sun Yat-sen through the relaxing concert with the meaning of cultural equal right and ethnic integration. The concert was conducted by Director Liu Suan-yung in person, including Shostakovich:Festive Overture,op.96, Bāng Tshun-hong (adapted by Yeh Shu-han), and Hakka folk song “Medley.” The encore “Happy Sailing” struck a chord with the audience at the scene.



November 14 1091114.jpgFor the activity of “Music in Exhibition Space,” String Sextets of Songshan High School of Agriculture and Industry was invited to perform for “Life and Its Midday Sun: Ni Chao-Long Retrospective Exhibition” at Chungshan National Gallery.



November 14 1091114-2.jpgFor the activity of “Music in Exhibition Space,” Chamber Orchestra of Wego Private Bilingual High School was invited to perform for “Tseng An-tien 80 Calligraphy Exhibition” at Bo-ai Gallery.



November 18 1091118-13.jpg“Half a Century Memory- Chungshan Park Landscape Retrospective and Prospect Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on November 8 included: the participating artists He Zhao-qu, Wu Long-rong, Lin Yan-zhu, Chen Yang-chun, Chen Hong-mian, Lin Shu-nu, Huang Fei, and Luo Yu-cheng, the village chiefs Ma Nian-ci, Shi Gui-ying, Wen Jin-liang, and Yang Pei-ling, and our Director-general Wang Lan-sheng. Duration: 11/18-12/4.



November 19 1091119.jpgThe public toilet of the memorial hall was granted the outstanding award of the tourism group by Taipei City Government, 2020. The director of Department of Environmental Protection, Taipei City Government, Liu Ming-long, gave the award.



November 21 1091121.jpgMinister of Culture, Li Yong-de, and Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, attended “The 57th Golden Horse Awards Ceremony and Red Carpet” at the hall.



November 22、November 28 1091122.jpgFor the activity of “Music in Exhibition Space,” Chamber Ensemble  of Juang Jing Vocational High School was invited to perform for “Life and Its Midday Sun: Ni Chao-Long Retrospective Exhibition” at Chungshan National Gallery.



November 24 1091124-9.jpg“2020 Foreign Students Chinese Public Speaking Competition” was held. This year, the prize for each award was doubled, and 71 foreign students from 13 countries and 26 universities and colleges participated in the competition. The topics included: “The International Issue I Care For,” “My Opinion on Taiwan’s Epidemic Prevention Experience,” “Taiwanese People, Please Listen to Me,” “The Best Place I’ve Ever Been to in Taiwan,” and “Own and Share.” 貝德旭 from the UK won the first place. The other winners were: second place 高鵬 (USA), third place 艾凱爾 (USA), fourth place 溫信(USA). There were also 6 merit award winners:  鍾銘旭(Thailand), 葉名妙 (Thailand), 樊博聞(Peru), 杜黃山(Vietnam), Ido Miyuki伊藤美雪(Japan), 范氏情(Vietnam).



November 25 1091125-11.jpg“Easy Forming―2020 Taiwan Sculpture Society Members' Joint Display” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Honorary Chairman of The Sculpture Association of Taiwan, Chen Jen-huei. Duration: 11/25-12/9.



November 28 1091128.jpgOur hall co-organized “Legal Education Series Speeches” with Taiwan Law & Policy Research Foundation, inviting Administrative Deputy Minister of Culture, Li Lian-quan, to talk about “Fashion, Design, and Cultural Industry- Taipei Fashion Week.”



November 28
1091128-2.jpgMinister of Justice Tsai Ching-hsiang visited the hall to enjoy the performance of “Rotary Club 3481 Charity Concert for Pediatric Paralysis & Anti-drug Promotion”



December 1~December 21091201-3.jpgDeputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, and Counselor, Baatar Hai visited the hall to appreciate “2020 Tibetan Music Performance.”



December 51091205.jpgFor the cultural lecture, Chairman of Taiwan Folk Religion Association, Lin Wei-xiang, was invited to talk about “The Wizard Culture of Indigenous Peoples in Taiwan.”



December 111091211-2.jpg“Children’s Art World—The 5th Andrew Charity Association Academic Competition Winners’ Works Exhibition” was held at Wen-hua Gallery and Culture Corridors 2F. Former president Ma Ying-jeou visited the exhibition. Duration: 12/11-2021/1/4.



December 12 1091212-23.jpg“Chen Her-Cheng Landscape Ink Painting Exhibition” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. Duration: 12/12-2021/1/3.



December 121091212-24.jpgThe activity of “Music in Exhibition Space” invited the Chinese orchestra of Taipei Municipal Guangfu Elementary School, Xinyi District, to perform for “Life and Its Midday Sun: Ni Chao-Long Retrospective Exhibition” at Chungshan National Gallery.



December 16 1091216-9.jpg“2020 CHUNG-SHAN YOUTH ART AWARDS: The EXHIBITION” was held at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Corridors 1F. The award-giving and opening ceremony was on December 19. Duration: 12/16-2021/1/10.



December 19 1091219-31.jpg“Clouds and Water of Leisure─Lin Jin-jung Solo Exhibition of Calligraphy Art and Ink Painting” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The opening ceremony was on December 19. Duration: 12/19-2021/1/26.



December 24 1091224-2.jpgVice President, Lai Ching-te, and Deputy Minister of Health and Welfare, Li Li-fen, visisted the hall to attend “The 6th Ministry of Health and Welfare Golden Community Care Stations Award Giving Ceremony.”



December 26 1091226.jpgThe activity of “Music in Exhibition Space” invited the professional music bands to perform for “Clouds and Water of Leisure─Lin Jin-jung Solo Exhibition of Calligraphy Art and Ink Painting” at Chungshan National Gallery.



2019


January 191080119-11.jpg“The Ultimate Confucian—Professor Kung Teh-Chen: A Centennial Celebration” took place at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Corridors on the first floor. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: the 79th-generation eldest grandson of Confucius, Mr. Kung Chui-chang, chairman of Research Center for Moral Science in Japan, Mototaka Hiroike, chairman of Society for Popularizing the Analects in Japan, Taizen Meguro, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 1/19-2/10.
 
January 191080119-12.jpg “2018 Global Hua Yang Watercolor Awarded Artists Works Exhibition” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. Duration: 1/19-1/27.



January 191080119-13.jpgOur hall and Buddhist Association of the Republic of China co-host the spring couplet writing activity, “Promoting Folk Customs, Wielding Ink Brushes, Writing Spring Couplets, and Enjoying the Chinese New Year.” The most characteristics ever in the past years have made several new records. There were 70 celebrities from eight major fields attending the opening ceremony and 108 calligraphers invited to write the spring couplets for the public.



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The activity “Light the Lanterns of Fraternity: Zhong Shan Youth Passion” invited the marching band, honor guards, and color guards from Zhongshan Girls High School to perform for the public.




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To promote cultural equality, show concern for the disadvantaged, and extend the spirit of fraternity of the spring couplet writing activity on January 19, our director-general Liang Yung-fei specially visited Zhong Qin Village, Wang-hua District, Taipei City, to give 100 spring couplets to the residents together with the village chief Fang He-sheng and wish the villagers a happy new year.




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“Children’s Art and Culture Winter Camp” took place. There were diverse and abundant courses including: learning the architectural symbols, outdoor ecology, spring couplet writing and inscription rubbing, tea ceremony, and floral design.




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“When Kacalisian Culture Meets the Vertical City: Contemporary Art from Greater Sandimen” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Li Lian-quan, Deputy Minister of Council of Indigenous Peoples, Zhong Xing-hua, Director of Indigenous Peoples Cultural Development Center, Zeng Zhi-yong, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 2/13-2/25.




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“Fu Shen 60th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition” took place at Chung Shan National Gallery. Duration: 2/15-3/26.




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The activity of “Making Yuan Xiao, Enjoy Yuan Xiao, and Fun Yuan Xiao” took place. We invited the director Li Xing to be the distinguished guest and the teachers and students from Yangming Home for the Disabled and Guangfu Elementary School to participate. The activity included the DIY experience of making Yuan Xiao, making “Peaceful Lanterns” by hand, and writing moral education cards. There were also the great performances of Master Lu’s Chang Xing Keelung Lion Dance Group and the diabolo team led by the coach Lu Ji-xian to celebrate Lantern Festival with the public. There were more than 1,000 participants of the activity.




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Director of Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Nanjing, Wen Hui-bin, and Deputy Director of Publicity Office, Zhongshan Mausoleum Management Bureau, Mei Ning, visited our hall and the director-general Liang Yung-fei. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the beauty of the construction.




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Our hall was granted the outstanding award of Taipei City Excellent Tourist and Leisure Spot. Mayor Ko Wen-je gave the award and General Planning Division Chief Huang Shu-xun received the award as a representative.




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The press conference for the strategic alliance between Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and schools took place. Our director-general Liang Yung-fei, Department of Education, Taipei City Government, and 14 schools signed for the strategic alliance together. Wego Private Bilingual High School, Zhongshan Elementary School, Chingshin Academy, and Juang Jing Vocational High School joined the exhibition and performance.




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The activity “Light the Lanterns of Fraternity, Pass Love Forward” took place at Taipei City Yangming Home for the Disabled. Our director-general gave the 13 colorful lanterns designed and painted by our hall, visited the home, and interacted with the residents.




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For the culture lecture of March, Prof. Li Bing-nan was invited to talk about “Reevaluation of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Doctrine.” About 100 audi-ences attended.




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President of The Control Yuan Zhang Bo-ya visited “Female Elegant Demeanor—Woman Figure Watercolor Painting Exhibition” at Bo-ai Gallery, companied by our director-general Liang Yung-fei.




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The keynote speech “Conception and Writing of the Creative Project for Activities” took place at Chungshan Lecture hall. The CEO of Taiwan Planning Inc., Lin Jun-ting, was invited to give the speech.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Müller Chamber Choir, which won the championship at International Johan-nes Brahms Choir, Germany, was invited to sing at the main entrance of our hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Good Liver Choir from Good Liver Foundation was invited to sing at the main entrance of our hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Prof. Xu Jin-chuan, honorary professor of NTU College of Medicine and chair-man of Liver Disease Prevention and Treatment Research Foundation, was invited to talk about “A Good Heart Will Save a Good Liver: It’s Easy to Stay Away from Liver Diseases.” We had a full house for the speech.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” the Kore-an pop dance club, Song Shan High School of Commerce and Home Economics, was invited to give the splendid Korean pop dance per-formance on the corridor of the main entrance of the hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” The string orchestra, Chingshin Elementary School, was invited to play at the main entrance of the hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Director-general Liang Yung-fei led the colleagues of the hall as well as the thir-ty-six civilian groups to pay tribute to the statue of Dr. Sun Yat-sen.




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Forestry Bureau, Council of Agriculture, co-hosted “Arbor Day Flow-er Seedling Giving Activity” and gave about 1,500 flower seedlings.




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“The Second Joint Exhibition of the Members of Taiwan Art Socie-ty” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 3/15-3/24.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Prof. Yang Pei-ming, honorary professor of NTU College of Medicine and CEO of Liver Disease Prevention and Treatment Research Foundation, gave a speech on “The New Progress of Treating Chronic Viral Hepati-tis: The Cure for Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Is Not a Dream.” About 150 audiences attended.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anniversary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Eden Joy Grace Choir, the five-person visually-impaired group from Eden Social Welfare Foundation sang at our main hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” the twelve professional disabled wheelchair dancers and standing dancers from wheelchair dance troupe of Love Social Service Association per-formed on the corridor of the main entrance of the hall.




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Dr. Lin Zhi-ling, director of the general internal medicine department, Taipei City Hospital Renai Branch, gave a speech at out Lecture Hall, “Have a Deep Conversation with the Liver and Gall Diseases.”




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For the series activities of “2019 Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 94th Death Anni-versary: Fraternity for the World, Care for Livers and Galls,” Dr. Hu Rui-ting, director of Liver Health Center, Cathay General Hospital, gave a speech on “New Knowledge about Liver and Gall Diseases: Have a Deep Conversation with the Liver and Gall Diseases.” About 150 audiences attended.




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“A Passion for Calligraphy and the Palace Museum: An Exhibition Commemorating the 120th Birthday of Deputy Director Chuang Yen” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. Duration: 3/31-5/26.




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Vice President of Legislative Yuan, Tsai Chi-chang, visited “A Passion for Calligraphy and the Palace Museum: An Exhibition Commemorating the 120th Birthday of Deputy Director Chuang Yen, ” accompanied by our director-general Liang Yung-fei.




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The 82th Tai Yang Art Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery.




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2019 Shen Yun Performing Arts in Taiwan” took place at Auditorium. The distinguished guests included President of Legislative Yuan, Su Jia-chyuan.




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Painting for 60 Years — Shiko Ito Exhibition in Taiwan” took place in Yat-sen Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, ambassador of Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan, Frank Hsieh, National Policy Advisor, Huang Kun-hu, Director of Department of News and Culture, Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association, Matsubara Katsuki, Chairman of Taiwan-Japan Friendship Association in Tainan City, Guo Zhen-hui, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Durarion: 4/12-4/23.




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The 34-person group led by Chairman of the museum friends association of Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Kobe, Japan, Lin Tong-fu, and Chairman of Japan International Music Society, Zhang Wen-nai visited our hall. The researcher representative, Zou Qiu-qiang, received Japan International Music Societym, which gave a concert at the main hall, playing eleven songs which included two Taiwanese folk songs.




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2019 Maidaiko ASKA GUMI ‘The Drum of Japan’” took place at Auditorium. The distinguished guests included Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, and former Minister of Culture, Hong Meng-qi.




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Cross-strait Abstract Art Exchange Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang. Duration: 4/24-5/5.




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Our hall collaborated with Hung Kuang University, Taichung, to hold the conference of “Sunology, General Education and Humanities.” Director-general Liang Yung-fei hosted the opening ceremony. There were fifteen papers presented.




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President of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “A Passion for Calligraphy and the Palace Museum: An Exhibition Commemorating the 120th Birthday of Deputy Director Chuang Yen,” accompanied by our director-general Liang Yung-fei.




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For the culture lecture of May, we invited Prof. Xue Qin to talk about “What are historic buildings? Are they useful? How do we protect them?” The content includes the cultural asset value identification, cultural asset management and reuse, and the introduction to the cases of disaster prevention, maintenance, and restoration of historic buildings.




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“2019 Chungshan Youth Academic Conference” took place at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, hosted the opening ceremony. With the topic of “Sunology and the Political and Social Development in Contemporary Taiwan,” the conference has recruited 27 papers. After the experts and scholars’ selection, 12 papers were shortlisted for publication.




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The opening ceremony of the series activities of “The 47th Anniversary of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” and “Passing Love Forward” on Mother’s Day took place. Chairperson of Taipei Hakka Affairs Commission, Xu Shu-xun, Chairperson of Taipei City Liudui Hakka Council, Liao Yong-yuan, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei participated.




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Dharma Drum Mountain Humanities and Social Improvement Foundation had a flash mob chorus show at the main hall. The warm and joyful atmosphere prevailed on the scene.




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“2019 National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Tour Art Exhibition” took place at the exhibition room on the third floor of Cultural Affairs Bureau, Chiayi City Government. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony on May 18 included President of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, Chiayi City Mayor Huang Min-hui, acting director of Cultural Affairs Bureau, Chiayi City Government, Lin Jin-long, director of Land Administration Department, Chiayi County Government, Rao Jia-bo, curator of Chiayi Municipal Museum of Fine Arts, Lai Yi-chun, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 5/15-6/2.




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The ceremony and series activities of the 47th anniversary of our hall took place, including the live performances of NTSO and the volunteer chorus of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall. Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, legislator Huang Guo-shu, Prof. Li Qi-mao, our director-general Liang Yung-fei and more than one hundred distinguished guests from the cultural, art, educational, political, industrial, business, and entertainment circles attended the activities for 2019 including the floral art exhibition and tea tasting day.





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The unveiling ceremony of the huge ink painting “Taiwan Scenery” was held. Prof. Li Qi-mao serves as the head consultant. This painting is co-painted by the twelve famous professors, Luo Zheng-xian, Du Deng-yin, Li Ke-mei, Luo Fang, Li Gu-mo, Su Feng-nan, Dai Wu-guang, Yang E-xi, Huang Guang-nan, Zhang Ke-qi, Lin Zhang-hu, and Chen Shi-hou. Prof. Xue Ping-nan carved the seal of “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Collection.” The distinguished guests attending the unveiling ceremony included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Prof. Li Qi-mao, the co-painters, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei.





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National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Architectural Documents and Mr. Wang Da-min’s Death Anniversary Memorial Exhibition” and the forum took place at Wen-hua Gallery. Duration: 5/16-6/9.




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The cultural experience activity “FUN Inscription Rubbing” on Museum Day, May 18, took place, inviting 30 parents and children from the new immigrant families empowered by Eden Social Welfare Foundation to participate. The content includes the cultural activities: introduction to the architectural beauty of the hall, visit to the memorial exhibition of the architect Wang Da-min, and experience of inscription rubbing at Calligraphy Art Park of Chung Shan Park.





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The activity of Dragon Boat Festival “Beautiful Melodies, Fragrant Sticky Rice Dumplings” took place, inviting the chorus of Taipei School for the Visually Impaired and the band of Taiwan Foundation for the Blind to perform. The visually impaired can experience making sticky rice dumplings on the scene, and the ice dumplings from Children Are Us Foundation were given to the public for free. The principal of Taipei School for the Visually Impaired, Cai Ming-cang, chairman of Taiwan Foundation for the Blind, Xie Bang-jun, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, participated.





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For the culture lecture, former dean of School of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, Prof. Lin Chang-hu, was invited to talk about “Freedom and Diversity: Cross-Century Ink Painting Appreciation.”




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The six visiting group members including the member of the standing committee and minister of propaganda of Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province, China, Mr. Lin Rui-xi, visited our hall. Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui, received them, and the special guide of our hall guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history exhibition and the beauty of the construction.




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Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Education, Fan Sun-lu, came to the Auditorium of our hall to appreciate the performance of “2019 Classical Art Feast.”




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“The 62th Anniversary of National Taiwan College of Performing Arts ‘Xi Yun Yi Qing’ Outlaws of the Marsh 108 Contemporary Famous Calligraphers and Painters Invitation Exhibition” took place at De-ming Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: former Minister of Culture, Mr. Hong Meng-qi, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang, Kuang-nan, Prof. Lo Fong of National Taiwan Normal University, Chairman of New Taipei City Xinchuan Painting Society, Wang Mei-mei, President of NTCPA, Chang Ruei-bin, and our deputy director-general, Yang Tong-hui. Duration: 6/12-6/19.




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“Ink Painting as non-Ink Painting: Lee Cheng-Ming’s Art Exhibition” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: former Minister of Culture, Mr. Hong Meng-qi, former Deputy Director of National Palace Museum, Mr. Lin Bo-ting, Director of National Museum of History, Liao Hsin-tien, President of National University of Tainan, Huang Tzung-hsien, and President of National Taiwan Normal University, Wu Cheng-chih. Duration: 6/12-7/14.




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“2019 National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Art Tour Exhibition” took place at Exhibition Room 1, Zhongli Arts Hall. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Mayor of Taoyuan City, Cheng Wen-tsan, Legislator Chen Shei-saint, and senior executive officer of Department of Cultural Affairs, Taoyuan City Government, Zhang Zhi-min. Duration: 6/26-7/14.




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“Painting Kinmen: The 20th Anniversary of Qu Shan Zou Hai Painting Society Exhibition” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Magistrate of Kinmen County, Yang Chen-wu, Legislator Chen Yu-jen, Director-general of Cultural Affairs Bureau of Kinmen County, Hsu Cheng-fang, and more than one hundred visitors. Duration: 6/27-7/8.




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“Taiwan Old Train Station Series: Yu Zhen-ming Color Ink Exhibition” took place at Yat-sen Gallery. Duration: 6/28-7/8.



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Our director-general Liang Yung-fei visited the 93-year-old flower and bird painter, Mr. Du Deng-yin, to have a hearty chat about art and creation.




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“2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities” was launched. The Chinese orchestra of Guangfu Elementary School, Xinyi District, Taipei City, was invited to perform at Chungshan National Gallery.




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“Return Hometown-Meinong Tzeng Wen-zhong Art Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Commissioner of Hakka Affairs Council, Li Yong-de, Legislator, Chiu Yi-ying, former vice president of Legislative Yuan, Chung Jung-chi, former Minister of Council of Agriculture, Mr. Lin Xiang-neng, Mr. Tzeng Wen-zhong and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 7/13-8/7.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the harmonica ensemble of Zhongshan Elementary School, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, was invited to perform at De-ming Gallery.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the flute class of Zhongshan Elementary School, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, was invited to perform at Yat-sen Gallery.




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Former minister of Executive Yuan, Mr. Tang Fei, former ambassador of Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Japan, Mr. Feng Chi-tai, and other distinguished guests enjoyed the preformance of “ICRT 40th Anniversary VS Young Melodies Concert” at Auditorium.




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Prof. Li Ping and Prof. Zhao Li-bin of Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangdong, led 60 teachers and students from the universities in Guangdong to visit our hall and exchange experiences. Deputy Director-general, Yang Tong-hui, received them, and the special guide of our hall guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history exhibition and the construction of our hall.




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“Flowing in Mind-Solo Exhibition of the Arts by Chang, Wan-chuang” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, Chairman of Public Television Service, Chen Yu-xiu, former deputy director of National Palace Museum, Mr. Lin Bo-ting, former director of National 228 Memorial Museum, Mr. Liao Ji-bin, former director of National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Mr. Huang Tsai-lang, director of Pu Tian-Sheng Sculpture Museum, Pu Hao-chih, Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 7/18~8/20.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the string orchestra of Zhongshan Elementary School, Zhongshan District, Taipei, was invited to perform at Yat-sen Gallery.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the string orchestra of Juang Jing Vocational High School was invited to perform at Chungshan National Gallery.




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The world-famous Italian composer and director, Lorenzo Donati, led UT insieme vocale-consonante, the choir composed of 12 young elites, to perform at our main hall.




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Former President of Executive Yuan, Mao Chi-kuo visited the hall to enjoy the performance of Meimen Parent-child Kung-Fu Stage Play “Madam White Snake.”




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the string quartet of Taipei Municipal Renai Junior High School was invited to perform at Yat-sen Gallery.




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Chairman of Financial Supervisory Commission, Gu Li-xiong, visited the hall to attend “2019 Insurance Competition Award Ceremony.”




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Secretary-general to the President, Chen Chu, visited “Return Hometown: Meinong Tzeng Wen-zhong Art Exhibition” at Bo-ai Gallery, accompanied by our director-general, Liang Yung-fei.




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President of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “Flowing in Mind: Solo Exhibition of the Arts by Chang, Wan-chuang” at Chungshan National Gallery, accompanied by our director-general, Liang Yung-fei.




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The researcher, Zou Qiu-qiang, and associate researcher, Lu Shu-fang, of our hall went to Nanjing, China, to attend “The 31st Sun Yat-sen and Song Qing-ling Monument Joint Conference.”




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the string orchestra of Wego Private Bilingual High School was invited to perform at Bo-ai Gallery.




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“The 43th National Oil Painting Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, attended the opening ceremony. Duration: 8/10-8/21.




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Our director-general Liang Yung-fei invited the chiefs of the villages in the neighborhood to attend the landscape renovation engineering session at the reception room. The planning and design team of our hall made a detailed description about the overall planning and design for the landscape renovation of Chungshan Park. The villages chiefs were asked to propose suggestions for the reference of the future engineering.




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To honor the visually-impaired student of University of Taipei, Shen Yan-lin, for the flute performance for “Music in Exhibition Space,” our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, gave him the Braille Certificate of Gratitude for encouragement.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the guitar society of Taipei Municipal Zhong Shan Girls High School was invited to perform at Yat-sen Gallery.




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“Law-Related Education Series Lectures,” co-hosted with Taiwan Law and Policy Research Foundation, invited Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, to give a speech on “From Governing Culture to Cultural Governance.”




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” the string orchestra of Juang Jing Vocational High School was invited to perform at Chungshan National Gallery.




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“The Image of Mind Rhyme: Lee Yun-heng 83-Year-Old Art Creation Reflection Exhibition” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, attended the opening ceremony. Duration: 8/24-9/30.




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Former Vice President, Mr. Wu Dun-yi and Legislator, Wang Jin-ping, visited the hall to attend “The 2nd Taoist Culture Summit Opening Concert.”




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Our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, invited the representatives of the morning activity groups to attend the second session for Chungshan Park Activity Groups. The planning and design team of our hall made a detailed description about the overall planning and design for the landscape renovation of Chungshan Park. The representatives were asked to propose suggestions for opinion exchanges.




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“Comic Master Xiao Yan-zhong Artworks National Touring Exhibition” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, attended the opening ceremony at the hall.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” The Chinese orchestra of Guangfu Elementary School, Xinyi District, Taipei City, was invited to perform at De-ming Gallery.




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“2019 National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Art Tour Exhibition” took place at Gallery 3, Tainan Cultural Center. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Director-general of Cultural Affairs Bureau, Tainan City Government, Yeh Tse-shan, Honorary Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Chen Hui-dong, Director of Tainan Art Museum, Pan Fan, Art Director of Tainan Cultural Center, Yu Neng-sheng, art critic Xiao Qiong-rui and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 8/30-9/22.




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Our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, led a group to Malaysia and Singapore. Besides visiting Tung Tak Newspaper & Magazine Agency Co., Ltd. and Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall in Singapore, they also headed to Malaysia to visit the traces of Sun Yat-sen’s revolution, including Kuala Lumpur Chinatown, Selangor & F.T Grocers' Guild, and Gospel Hall. Director-general Liang Yung-fei attended the forum, “Fraternity, Equality, Diversity, and Integration,” hosted by Malaysia-Taiwan Economic and Trade Association on September 6 to share  the five service concepts of our hall and exchanges ideas with the local overseas Chinese.




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Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, visited “Comic Master Xiao Yan-zhong Artworks National Touring Exhibition” at Wen-hua Gallery, accompanied by our deputy director-general, Yang Tong-hui.




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Culture Lecture invited the producer of Indigenous Group, News Department, Public Television Service Foundation, Bjanav Zenror, to give a speech on “Poetic Paiwan.”




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Our director-general, Liang Yung-fei, led the colleagues and volunteers to hold the activity “Fraternity to the Elderly, Warm Double-Ninth Day” at Northern Region Senior Citizens’ Home, Ministry of Health and Welfare.




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Invited by the media, the press conference of “Historical Records and Future Policies: National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Director’s Anniversary” was held, listing ten innovative businesses and proposing five future policy directions.




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Our hall held the conference of “Diverse Ethnic Culture and Hakka Cultural and Creative Industry” with National Pingtung University. Featuring Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Principle of People’s Livelihood, the conference had wide and deep discussions on the present livelihood and economic problems in Taiwan. The opening ceremony was co-hosted by the university president, Gu Yuan-guang, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei.




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The distinguished guests including Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, and Director-general of Bureau of Audiovisual and Music Industry Development, Xu Yi-jun attended “2019 Broadcast Golden Bells Awards” at Auditorium.




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“2019 Chung-Shan Youth Art Award Winners’ List Announce Press Conference” was held at Yat-sen Gallery. The jury members including Prof. Luo Zheng-xian, Dr. Ye Guo-xin, Prof. Su Hsien-fa, Prof. Ni Chao-lung, Prof. Huang Zong-yi, and Prof. Xiao Shi-qiong and our director-general Liang Yung-fei announced this year’s winners together: Wu Hong-jun (ink painting), Wu Qi-lin (calligraphy), and Cai Han-ting (oil painting).




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“2019 The 16th International Art Fair of Persons with Disabilities in Taiwan” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Minister of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Deputy Director-general of Social and Family Affairs Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Li Lin-feng, Chairman of China Professional Skills Association for the Handicapped, Chen Tu-jin, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 10/2-10/13.




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“Pristine Poetics: Ko Si Chi’s 90th Year of Photographic Art” took place at Chungshan National Gallery.




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The distinguished guests including Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, Deputy Minister of Culture, Peng Jun-heng, and Director-general of Bureau of Audiovisual and Music Industry Development, Xu Yi-jun, attended “2019 Television Golden Bells Awards” at Auditorium.




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Two sessions of “2019 Taiwan’s Girls’ Day Film Appreciation and Symposium” were held, respectively inviting the associate researcher of Research and Acquisition Division of our hall, Zhong Wen-bo, and the library director of Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology, Xie Yi-da, to be the lecturers.




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For “2019 Music in Exhibition Space Series Activities,” Philharmonia Moments Musicaux was invited to give the string quartet performance at Chungshan National Gallery for the exhibition, “Pristine Poetics: Ko Si Chi’s 90th Year of Photographic Art.”




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President of The Control Yuan, Zhang Bo-ya, visited “Pristine Poetics: Ko Si Chi’s 90th Year of Photographic Art” at Chungshan National Gallery, accompanied by Kosichi’s wife, Ms. Jessie Fan, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei.




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To revitalize the use of the historic buildings, implement the education on historic sites and make it take root, our hall specially recruited 23 students of the higher grades in elementary school and of junior high school to participate in the little guide training. After the course ended on October 26, our director-general Liang Yung-fei gave every student the Certificate of Completion in person.
  




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The third outdoor concert of this year was changed to be held in front of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue at the main hall because of the sharp drop in temperature. The string club of Taipei First Girls High School and Brass Workshop gave the performance.




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Director-general of our hall, Liang Yung-fei, visited Prof. Lin Chang-hu, the artist of the major exhibition in the spring of 2020, “Dragon Lying in Wait,” at Chungshan National Gallery to have a chat about the artist’s art and creative ideas.




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Our hall co-hosted the academic conference of “Cultural Concept and National Development of Sun Yat-sen Thinking” with National Defense University. The vice commandant of Fu Hsing Kang College, NDU, Chen Yi-ming, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei attended the opening ceremony and gave a speech.




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For the culture lecture, the famous entertainer, Chen Ya-lan, was invited to talk about “Chen Ya-lan’s Loyalty, Filial Piety, Chastity and Righteousness.”




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“Pure State -You Xuo-er Oil Painting Creation Exhibition” took place at De-ming Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included Chairperson of National Culture and Arts Foundation Lin Mun-lee, Honorary Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Chen Hui-dong, Prof. Liang Xue-zhong, Prof. He Zhao-qu, Prof. Su Hsien-fa, Prof. Tao Wen-yue, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 12/11-12/22.




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“Love Brightens the World” was held and the large Christmas tree of the concrete aesthetics was set up beside Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue at the main hall for the first time, and both sides of Xiangshan Bridge of Lake Tswei was decorated with the smart energy-saving LED lights.




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“2019 Chung-Shan Youth Art Award Winners’ Tour Exhibition” and “2019 Young Artists Forum” took place at Tainan Art Museum Building 1. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Director-general of Cultural Affairs Bureau, Tainan City Government, Ye Ze-shan, and Chairman of Tainan Art Museum, Huang Guang-nan. Duration: 12/14-2020/2/23.




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Vice president, Chen Chien-jen, and  Minister of Health and Welfare, Chen Shih-chung, visited our hall to attend “The 5th Golden Community Care Stations Award Ceremony.”




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“Music in Exhibition Space” took place and invited Mr. Wen Long-xin and his band to bring the performance of  “Chinese Music Sketch,” played with a combination of the Chinese and western musical instruments including erhu, pipa, harp, and saxophone for the exhibition at Chungshan National Gallery, “From Lines to Network: Chen Cheng-po’s Collection of Painting and Calligraphy.”




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“Christmas Caroling” was held and it was the first time to invite 136 kindergarten students of Kuangfu Elementary School, Taipei City, to sing the Christmas carols beside the Christmas tree at the main hall.




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The public toilet of the memorial hall was granted the outstanding award of the tourism group by Taipei City Government, 2019. General Planning Division Chief, Wang Bing-lun, respectfully presented a glass trophy to director-general Liang Yung-fei.

2018
January 4Lin Chih-Hsin “Fragrance Formosa” Long Oil Painting Exhibition was held at the Chung-shan National Gallery.Lin Chih-Hsin “Fragrance Formosa” Long Oil Painting Exhibition was held at the Chung-shan National Gallery. Duration: 1/4-2/4.
 
January 6We invited Assistant Professor Mr. Xu Ming-Song of Ming Chuan University for the cultural lecture in JanuaryWe invited Assistant Professor Mr. Xu Ming-Song of Ming Chuan University for the cultural lecture in January. He will talk about “Several Anecdotes about Post-war Architecture in Taiwan,” which is mainly based on the Luce Chapel of Tunghai University, and features a vivid and in-depth account of the old story of Taiwan’s post-war architecture.
 
January 17The Bo-ai Gallery held the “Elegance Revisited -Invitational Exhibition of Famous Artists of Cross-Strait Paintings and Calligraphy.The Bo-ai Gallery held the “Elegance Revisited -Invitational Exhibition of Famous Artists of Cross-Strait Paintings and Calligraphy.” The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included former premier of the Executive Yuan Mr. You Xi-Kun, Chairman Qiu Feng-Yao of the Association of Yilan Townsmen, Prof. Liang Xiu-Zhong, Prof. Cheng Dai-Le, Prof. Lin Reng-Jie, Chairman Zhang Gui-Chun of the Chinese Cultural Exchange Association, Artist Mr. Jiao Shi-Tai, and our Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang. Duration: 1/17-1/24.
 
January 25who provide services for the public with a new way of thinking about “gender mainstreaming” and create a gender-friendly workplace for government unitsTo promote gender equality and enhance gender awareness, equip civil servants who provide services for the public with a new way of thinking about “gender mainstreaming” and create a gender-friendly workplace for government units. It also allows the public to have a basic understanding of the rule of law for the safety of women and children, our hall invited Secretary of the Asian Association of Police, Ms. Ye Yu-Lan to give a lecture on “Gender and Human Rights.”
 
January 26“Clear Profoundness in Tranquility: Guo Xian-lun 75 Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition” was held at the Yat-Sen Gallery. “Clear Profoundness in Tranquility: Guo Xian-lun 75 Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition” was held at the Yat-Sen Gallery. Duration: 1/26-2/4.
 
January 27The Bo-ai Gallery showcased the“2018 First ‘New Charm of Tradition’ Contemporary The Bo-ai Gallery showcased the“2018 First ‘New Charm of Tradition’ Contemporary Masters Art Exhibition.” The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included the President of the Control Yuan Zhang Bo-Ya, former Minister of Education Mr. Wu Qing-Ji, former Vice President of the Control Yuan Mr. Chen Jin-Li, and Prof. Du Zhong-Gao. Duration: 1/27-2/2.
 
January 29The collection review council meeting (Chinese Painting Group) was held with 44 Chinese paintings passingThe collection review council meeting (Chinese Painting Group) was held with 44 Chinese paintings passing the review and being approved for inclusion in the collection, including Hu Nian-Zu’s “The Storm and the Boat,” Luo Fang’s “Double Ten 2007,” Wu Xue-Rang’s “Chrysanthemum Stone,” Cai You’s “Dragon-Into the Misty Fog,” and Huang Guang-Nan’s “Eastern Sunlight.”
 
February 2 We invited Prof. Du Zhong-Gao of the Department of Chinese, NTNU to talk about “the cultural mind  The “Multicultural and Classical Interpretation Seminar” was held at the Chungshan Lecture Hall and First Conference Room. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included the Chancellor of National Taiwan University of Education Wu Qing-Ji, Chairman of the Association of Chinese Phonology Ye Jian-De, Chairman of the Chinese Cultural and Educational Association Sun Jian-Qiu, Honorary Chairman of the Chinese Cultural and Educational Association Yu Mao-Sheng and our Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang.
 
February 3 We invited Prof. Du Zhong-Gao of the Department of Chinese, NTNU to talk about “the cultural mind  We invited Prof. Du Zhong-Gao of the Department of Chinese, NTNU to talk about “the cultural mind and Taiwan’s future.” From the cultural angle, he cares about the future of Taiwan and expresses his opinion on how to reinforce the artistic aesthetics and promote calligraphy and cultural literacy to stimulate mental growth.
 
February 4 At the main entrance and the east-side and west-side corridors, our hall co-hosted the “Wu Xu New Year Spring Couplet Writing Even At the main entrance and the east-side and west-side corridors, our hall co-hosted the “Wu Xu New Year Spring Couplet Writing Event” with the Chinese Shufa Arts Organization. We invited the Political Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Interior Hua Jing-Qun, member of the Examination Yuan Xie Xiu-Nan, President of the Taiwan International Calligraphers Association Chen Jia-Zi, President of the Chinese Shufa Arts Organization, and our Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang to conduct the demonstrations, encouraging the public to create the spring couplet themselves, promoting calligraphy culture, and implementing lifelong learning.
 
February 7 Contemporary Taiwanese Ceramic Sculpture Artists Joint Exhibition” was held at the Bo-ai Gallery “Greeting the New: Contemporary Taiwanese Ceramic Sculpture Artists Joint Exhibition” was held at the Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included sculptors Mr. Wang Xiu-Qi, Mr. Chen Yuan-Bin, Mr. Fan Zhen-Jin, Mr. Qiu Jian-Qing, Mr. Lin Zheng-Long, Mr. Zheng-Ren, Mr. Lin Zhao-Qing, and our Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang participated. Duration: 2/7-2/21.
 
February 9 Zhong You-hui Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery.  The “Myriad Leaves: Zhong You-hui Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included former Minister of Culture Mr. Hong Meng-Qi, Secretary General of Minister of Culture Chen Ji-Min, Chairman of Paris Foundation of Art Liao Xiu-Ping, former Minister of State of Executive Yuan Mr. Huang Guang-Nan, Director of National Museum of History, Professors of Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, Su Xian-Fa, Luo Fang, and our Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang. Duration: 2/9-3/25.
 
February 9-March 4 The “Colored Lantern Festival Exhibition” was held at the Hall. One hundred and twenty colored lanterns painted by Taiwanese local painters were hung around the corridor. Throughout the festivities, we promoted cultural heritage and practical life aesthetics. The “Colored Lantern Festival Exhibition” was held at the Hall. One hundred and twenty colored lanterns painted by Taiwanese local painters were hung around the corridor. Throughout the festivities, we promoted cultural heritage and practical life aesthetics.
 
February 22 The “An Artistic Play of the Mind Images: Huang Qing-Yuan Color Ink Exhibition” was held at the Yat-sen Gallery The “An Artistic Play of the Mind Images: Huang Qing-Yuan Color Ink Exhibition” was held at the Yat-sen Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included former National Policy Advisor to the President Mr. Huang Shi-Cheng, former Delegate to the National Assembly Mr. Chen Jin-Rang, wash ink master Prof. Ou Hao-Nian, Honorary Professor of the Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, Jiang Ming-Xian, President of the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts Zhang Rui-Bin, our former Director-General Mr. Gao Chong-Yun and present Director-General Lin Kuo-Chang. Duration: 2/22-3/06.
 
February 24 The Charm of Ocean in Mind: 1st Fu Chuan-fu Art Association Members Joint Exhibition was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery.The Charm of Ocean in Mind: 1st Fu Chuan-fu Art Association Members Joint Exhibition was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 2/24-3/7.
 
February 28 “2018 Formosa Spring Concert” was held at the Auditorium. The distinguished guests included former vice president Ms. Lu Xiu-lian and Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shu-Zhong. “2018 Formosa Spring Concert” was held at the Auditorium. The distinguished guests included former vice president Ms. Lu Xiu-lian and Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shu-Zhong.
 
March 29  “General Xu Yong-Chang and His Age” was held at Tswei-heng Gallery. Duration: 3/2-3/18. 
“General Xu Yong-Chang and His Age” was held at Tswei-heng Gallery. Duration: 3/2-3/18.
March 10“Taiwanese and Japanese Youth Inscription Exchange Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 3/10-3/25.“Taiwanese and Japanese Youth Inscription Exchange Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 3/10-3/25.
March 12The 12th and 13th president of the ROC, Mr. Ma Ying-jiu, and other members paid a floral tribute to the Dr. Sun Yat-sen bronze statue.The 12th and 13th president of the ROC, Mr. Ma Ying-jiu, and other members paid a floral tribute to the Dr. Sun Yat-sen bronze statue.
March 18“2018 Martha Graham Dance Company” was held at Auditorium. The distinguished guests included the Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun.“2018 Martha Graham Dance Company” was held at Auditorium. The distinguished guests included the Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun.
March 21The workshop “Pure Aesthetics of Historical Architecture” was conducted by Assistant Professor Lin Zhen-ying, Department of ArchitectureThe workshop “Pure Aesthetics of Historical Architecture” was conducted by Assistant Professor Lin Zhen-ying, Department of Architecture, Tamkang University, at the Lecture Hall. Exploring historical buildings from the viewpoint of emotions, she discusses the historic constructions and proposes the concept of maintaining space in the process of maintenance and repair so that our colleagues can think from different angles and benefit the business.
March 28“Charm Revisited: Gong Ci-Min” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 3/28-4/9.“Charm Revisited: Gong Ci-Min” was held at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 3/28-4/9.
March 28To implement the relevant provisions of the government procurement law, strengthen the performance of management responsibilities To implement the relevant provisions of the government procurement law, strengthen the performance of management responsibilities of our  colleaguesin procurement, and establish the concept of laws and regulations, the workshop “Engineering and Technical Services Procurement Practice and Procurement Dispute Settlement” workshop was conducted bythe senior secretary of Keelung City Government, Mr. Du Guo-zheng in the Chung-shan Lecture Hall.
March 2“Chen Cheng-Hsiung: A Retrospective” was held at Chung-shan National Gallery. Duration: 3/29-5/7.“Chen Cheng-Hsiung: A Retrospective” was held at Chung-shan National Gallery. Duration: 3/29-5/7.
April 4Our Hall and the Children’s Welfare League Foundation cohosted the “Family Fun” Children’s Day Parent-child Park Tour in Chungshan Park. The number of the participants on the day was about 2,500Our Hall and the Children’s Welfare League Foundation cohosted the “Family Fun” Children’s Day Parent-child Park Tour in Chungshan Park. The number of the participants on the day was about 2,500
April 20“The 81st Taiyang Art Exhibition: Expressing Feelings through Artworks, Eternal Praise” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery and Culture Gallery on the first floor. Duration: 4/20-5/1.“The 81st Taiyang Art Exhibition: Expressing Feelings through Artworks, Eternal Praise” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery and Culture Gallery on the first floor. Duration: 4/20-5/1.
April 21Our Hall and the Genesis Social Welfare Foundation cohosted the charity fair “Multiplied Love, Connected Hearts” at the west-side square of the fountain of Chunshan Park Square in response to the expansion project of the foundation’s Taitung branch. The number of participants on the day was about 500.Our Hall and the Genesis Social Welfare Foundation cohosted the charity fair “Multiplied Love, Connected Hearts” at the west-side square of the fountain of Chunshan Park Square in response to the expansion project of the foundation’s Taitung branch. The number of participants on the day was about 500.
April 26Chungshan Lecture Hall holds the keynote speech “Daily Life Law: How to Protect Personal Information”Chungshan Lecture Hall holds the keynote speech “Daily Life Law: How to Protect Personal Information” and Lawyer Zeng Yun-jun of Taipei Law Attorneys-at-Law was invited to serve as the speaker, explaning the related regulations in public sector collection, processing, and using of personal information to enforce the protective concepts and methods in conducting public affairs for the colleagues of our Hall.
April 30The Japanese artist from Kyoto, Shiko Itoh, led group members to pay a visit to the Memorial Hall. Ms. Shiko Itoh visited each of the exhibition venues of our Hall, accompanied by the Japanese expatriate overseas community affairs commissioner, Mr. Wang Hui-Sheng. Director-general Lin Guo-chang received them in person.The Japanese artist from Kyoto, Shiko Itoh, led group members to pay a visit to the Memorial Hall. Ms. Shiko Itoh visited each of the exhibition venues of our Hall, accompanied by the Japanese expatriate overseas community affairs commissioner, Mr. Wang Hui-Sheng. Director-general Lin Guo-chang received them in person.
May 1The collection review meeting (Chinese Painting Group) took place. Among the 496 prize-winning works of the Chinese painting group in the calligraphy and painting contests The collection review meeting (Chinese Painting Group) took place. Among the 496 prize-winning works of the Chinese painting group in the calligraphy and painting contests for young students held by our hall in the early years, 98 works passed the review and were included in the third-class collection, including Bai Zong-ren, Lin Jin-zhong, Zhang Jin-yong, Xiao Jin-xing, Huang Cai-song, and Gao Yi-huang. The rest of 398 works were listed as the reference works in collection.
May 7Calligraphy Art Park and Second Conference Room held the workshop of the calligraphy inscription rubbing, “Seed Teaching Program,” and invited Mr. Zeng An-teng to lecture on the related courses. The colleagues from each division attended enthusiastically and learned a lot.Calligraphy Art Park and Second Conference Room held the workshop of the calligraphy inscription rubbing, “Seed Teaching Program,” and invited Mr. Zeng An-teng to lecture on the related courses. The colleagues from each division attended enthusiastically and learned a lot.
May 10Finance Committee, Legislative Yuan, came to our hall to inspect the budget and closing account execution of the national cultural institution operating fund and the improvement projectFinance Committee, Legislative Yuan, came to our hall to inspect the budget and closing account execution of the national cultural institution operating fund and the improvement project for the wheelchair-accessible facilities. Coordinator of Finance Committee, Legislative Yuan, Legislator Wang Rong-zhang, led the team, accompanied by Administrative Deputy Minister of Culture, Li Lian-quan, and the related chiefs.
May 10“Evergreen Artist: Jiang Yi-Han Ninety-Three-Year-Old Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition” took place at Chungshan National Gallery“Evergreen Artist: Jiang Yi-Han Ninety-Three-Year-Old Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included Director of National Museum of History, Liao Hsin-tien, Director of Tainan Art Museum, Pan Fan, Dean of the College of Art and Design, Huafan University, Huang Chih-Yang, and our Director-general, Lin Kuo-chang. Duration: 5/10-6/19.
May 16“Indigenous Calligraphy Dance: Experience Rubbings of the Tablet Inscriptions” took place at “Calligraphy Art Park” of Chung Shan Park.“Indigenous Calligraphy Dance: Experience Rubbings of the Tablet Inscriptions” took place at “Calligraphy Art Park” of Chung Shan Park. We invited the famous calligraphers and painters including Lin Jin-zhong, Chang Bing-huang, Chen Hong-mian, Cai Ming-zan, and Shao Wen-hu to do the ribbon-cutting together with our Director-general, Lin Kuo-chang. We also invited 19 indigenous children from Wulai Junior High School and Elementary School, New Taipei City, to join the rubbing experience.
May 17Ministry of Culture came to our hall to conduct the 2018 on-site counseling and investigation of the national cultural institution operating fund application. Director-general of DepartmenMinistry of Culture came to our hall to conduct the 2018 on-site counseling and investigation of the national cultural institution operating fund application. Director-general of Department of General Planning, Hong Shi-fang, led the team of eleven persons including the two external and internal committee members of Ministry of Culture, Liao Ren-yi and Pan Xiao-xue, to attend.
May 27Our hall, Sun Yat Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, and National Development Council co-host the academic seminar of “Reflection on Sun Yat-Sen’s Principle of People’s Livelihood” at Chungshan Lecture Hall and First Conference Room. There were 18 academic papers published and about 90 participants.Our hall, Sun Yat Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, and National Development Council co-host the academic seminar of “Reflection on Sun Yat-Sen’s Principle of People’s Livelihood” at Chungshan Lecture Hall and First Conference Room. There were 18 academic papers published and about 90 participants.
May 29“Experience Rubbings of the Tablet Inscriptions: The Seed Students Educational Training on Rubbing” took place at Chungshan Lecture  Hall.“Experience Rubbings of the Tablet Inscriptions: The Seed Students Educational Training on Rubbing” took place at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Prof. Lin Xue-qing of National Taiwan Normal University was invited to give a lecture based on the traditional wet rubbing, demonstrating “cylinder rubbing,” “crayon dry rubbing,” “water color wet rubbing,” “ink dry rubbing,” “ink cylinder rubbing,” “ink printing,” and “water printing.” The participating students could fully understand the diverse art techniques of inscription rubbing.
June 2 or the culture lecture of June, we invited Honorary Professor of National Taiwan University Hospital, Dr. Chen Yao-chang to talk about “Temple of the Dutch Princess, Tjaquvuquvulj, and Huai Army: The Forgotten Taiwanese History” and share a piece of Taiwanese history forgotten by the worldFor the culture lecture of June, we invited Honorary Professor of National Taiwan University Hospital, Dr. Chen Yao-chang to talk about “Temple of the Dutch Princess, Tjaquvuquvulj, and Huai Army: The Forgotten Taiwanese History” and share a piece of Taiwanese history forgotten by the world.
June 4 Our hall worked in coordination with “Wan An Exercise No.41,” the military and civil air-defense drill. Director-general Lin Kuo-chang went on an inspection tour of the hall and listened to Security Guard of General Planning Division to explain the implementation situation.Our hall worked in coordination with “Wan An Exercise No.41,” the military and civil air-defense drill. Director-general Lin Kuo-chang went on an inspection tour of the hall and listened to Security Guard of General Planning Division to explain the implementation situation.
June 9 Eternal Architect and Poet,” the memorial ceremony of architect Wang Da-min took place at Lecture Hall. “Eternal Architect and Poet,” the memorial ceremony of architect Wang Da-min took place at Lecture Hall. Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun was delegated to award the presidential citation and Wang Da-min’s son, architect Wang Shou-zheng, received it as a representative. The distinguished guests attending the memorial ceremony included former President Ma Ying-jiu, president of The Far Eastern Group, Xu Xu-dong, Prof. Hua Chang-yi, architect Chen Mai-jian, architect Li Zu-yuan, Prof. Li Qian-lang, architect Fei Zong-cheng, Chairman of National Culture and Arts Foundation Lin Man-li, the architectural team engaging in the construction of our hall, and our Director-general Lin Kuo-chang. 
June 21 “Symposium on the Future Development and Strategy Counseling of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” “Symposium on the Future Development and Strategy Counseling of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” took place, and Director-general, Lin Kuo-chang served as the host. The experts and scholars including architect Zhan Xun-ci, architect Xie Yuan, architect Wang Shou-zheng, assistant professor Xu Ming-song, and Xu Bo-yuan architect office attended the symposium, discussing the features and essence in Mr. Wang Da-min’s design of our hall and illustrating that the future engineering design and construction will stick to the emphasis on the cultural assets to reinforce the maintenance and management from the angle of preserving the cultural assets. 
June 23 “Chen Rui-fu: Sea” took place at Chungshan National Gallery"Chen Rui-fu: Sea” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included Chairman of Tainan Art Museum Chen Hui-dong, Chairman of Tai-Yang Art Society Wu Long-rong, Chairman of Sun Yat Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation Xu Shui-de, and Chairman of Creative Oil Painting Society of ROC Su Xian-fa. Duration: 6/23-7/31. 
June 27 Chief of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Vancouver, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Deng Zhuo-ran, accompanied Canadian Young Leader Delegation to visit our hall. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the related exhibitions. The creative postcards were used for the first time and offered to be sent back to their hometown.Chief of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Vancouver, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Deng Zhuo-ran, accompanied Canadian Young Leader Delegation to visit our hall. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the related exhibitions. The creative postcards were used for the first time and offered to be sent back to their hometown. 
June 30 Our hall and Taiwan Public Television co-host the 20th anniversary celebration of the station, “Toward the New Era of the Media.” “PTS 20th Anniversary Celebration Party” took place at our Auditorium. The distinguished guests including Premier Lai Qing-de, Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun, Minister of Science and Technology Chen Liang-ji, Minister without Portfolio of Executive Yuan Lin Wan-yi, Secretary-general of Executive Yuan Zhuo Rong-tai, Secretary-general of Legislative Yuan Lin Zhi-jia, Commissioner of Hakka Affairs Council Li Yong-de, Chairman of Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation Chen Yu-xiu, and Commissioner of National Communications Commission Zhan Yi-ting attended.Our hall and Taiwan Public Television co-host the 20th anniversary celebration of the station, “Toward the New Era of the Media.” “PTS 20th Anniversary Celebration Party” took place at our Auditorium. The distinguished guests including Premier Lai Qing-de, Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun, Minister of Science and Technology Chen Liang-ji, Minister without Portfolio of Executive Yuan Lin Wan-yi, Secretary-general of Executive Yuan Zhuo Rong-tai, Secretary-general of Legislative Yuan Lin Zhi-jia, Commissioner of Hakka Affairs Council Li Yong-de, Chairman of Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation Chen Yu-xiu, and Commissioner of National Communications Commission Zhan Yi-ting attended. 



July 7For the culture lecture of July, we invited Director of National Museum of History, Liao Hsin-tien, to give a speech on “A Retrospect of the Three Cases in the Development of Taiwanese Print.” In terms of the development of the Taiwanese modern print, the style is composed of the western abstractionism and combined with the traditional elements. Zhou Ying (1922-2011), Liao Xiu-ping (1936-), and Li Xi-qi are the three different typical representatives.For the culture lecture of July, we invited Director of National Museum of History, Liao Hsin-tien, to give a speech on “A Retrospect of the Three Cases in the Development of Taiwanese Print.” In terms of the development of the Taiwanese modern print, the style is composed of the western abstractionism and combined with the traditional elements. Zhou Ying (1922-2011), Liao Xiu-ping (1936-), and Li Xi-qi are the three different typical representatives.



July 7Our hall and Legislator Lin Li-chan’s Office co-host the event “Cultural Fraternity, Friendly Equal Right: A Fun Family Trip to Green Lake.” Featuring the “lotus,” the event includes: taking a trip to Green Lake (Cui Hu)(ecological introduction to plants and lotus), sharing the lotus stories of different countries, drinking lotus tea, and color-painting the lotus cups. We invited 15 new immigrants’ family members to participate in the event for free. The number of the total participants was 60.Our hall and Legislator Lin Li-chan’s Office co-host the event “Cultural Fraternity, Friendly Equal Right: A Fun Family Trip to Green Lake.” Featuring the “lotus,” the event includes: taking a trip to Green Lake (Cui Hu)(ecological introduction to plants and lotus), sharing the lotus stories of different countries, drinking lotus tea, and color-painting the lotus cups. We invited 15 new immigrants’ family members to participate in the event for free. The number of the total participants was 60.



July 11Deputy Commissioner of Department of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government,Deputy Commissioner of Department of Cultural Affairs, Taipei City Government, Tian Wei, and the members of Cultural Heritage Value Review Project Team came to our hall to do the on-site inspection. Director-general Lin Kuo-chang, Deputy Director-general Yang Tong-hui and the supervisors of each division accompanied the inspection team to do the on-site inspection on each floor of the hall and Chungshan Park.



July 14Chairman of China Artist Association, Ma Nian-tai, accompanied Jilin Visiting Group to conduct the art exchange symposium at our hall and meet Director-general Lin Guo-chang. After the symposium, there was a guided tour on Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and a visit to the art and cultural exhibitions.

Chairman of China Artist Association, Ma Nian-tai, accompanied Jilin Visiting Group to conduct the art exchange symposium at our hall and meet Director-general Lin Guo-chang. After the symposium, there was a guided tour on Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and a visit to the art and cultural exhibitions.




July 25Deputy Chief of the General Staff, Ministry of National Defense, General Chen Bao-yu, led the related bureau staff to our hall, and Director-general Lin Guo-chang, researcher Zou Qiu-qiang, and Chief Huang Shu-xun received them together and accompanied them to inspect the service status and rest room of the honor guard hall.Deputy Chief of the General Staff, Ministry of National Defense, General Chen Bao-yu, led the related bureau staff to our hall, and Director-general Lin Guo-chang, researcher Zou Qiu-qiang, and Chief Huang Shu-xun received them together and accompanied them to inspect the service status and rest room of the honor guard hall.



July 31“Simple and Naïve: Ms. Sun Sui-hua’s Oil Painting Exhibition” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Chairman of Sun Yat Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation Guo Wei-an, Director of Museum of the Former Residence of Sun Yat-sen, Cui Heng Village, Guangdong Province, Huang Jian-min, and our Director-general Lin Guo-chang. “Simple and Naïve: Ms. Sun Sui-hua’s Oil Painting Exhibition” took place at Wen-hua Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Deputy Chairman of Sun Yat Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation Guo Wei-an, Director of Museum of the Former Residence of Sun Yat-sen, Cui Heng Village, Guangdong Province, Huang Jian-min, and our Director-general Lin Guo-chang. Duration: 7/31-8/5.



August 3

1070803-3.jpg“The Aesthetics of Contingent Excursion: Lo Ching ‘Back to the Future’ 70th Anniversary Retrospective” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The distinguished guests participating in the opening ceremony included the artist, Mr. Zhou Cheng, former dean of College of Humanities, Ming Dao University, Prof. Chen Wei-de, former president of National Taiwan University of Arts, Prof. Huang Guang-nan, Czech artist Mr. Tomas Rizek, Chairman of BES Engineering Co., Mr. Yan Jun-tai, and our director-general Lin Kuo-Chang. Duration: 8/3-9/30.

August 15

1070815.jpgThe 12 visiting group members of Sino-Japanese Diet Members Conference paid a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen statue at our hall.

August 17

1070817-4.jpgDepartment of International Information Services, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, accompanied the Indian journalist, Mr. Somen, to visit our hall. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the hall construction.

August 21

1070821-8.jpgDirector Ren Lin-Li of Liuyang City Museum, Hunan Province, led the cultural exchange group of seven persons to pay a cultural exchange visit to our hall and met the director-general Lin Kuo-Chang. The special guide guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the hall construction

August 23~24

1070823-3.jpgOur hall and Jizhong Foundation co-host the academic seminar “The Sixth Sun Yat-sen Forum: National Revitalization and Civilization Conversation” at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Our director-general Lin Kuo-Chang, Jizhong Foundation Chairman Chen Wen-Hua, and director of Institute of Modern History, Chinese Academy of Social Science, Wang Jian-Lang co-host the opening ceremony. Sixteen papers were published during the two days. There were 160 participants.

August 31

1070831-5.jpgChief Zhang You-Chuang of Bureau of Cultural Heritage and Prof. Xue Qin were invited to the lecture on Cultural Heritage Preservation Act of our hall, explaining the management, maintenance, and practice of the cultural heritage to our colleagues. The colleagues responded enthusiastically and benefited a lot from the lecture.

September 1

1070901-4.jpgFor the culture lecture of September, Prof. Li Xiao-kun of Taipei Lecture Hall was invited to talk about “Why do we learn calligraphy?—The Way to Enforce the Country and Enrich the People,” leading the audience to understand the beauty of calligraphy, as well as the content and important value of calligraphy writing.

September 3

1070903-8.jpgThe 2018 collection review meeting (Western Painting Group) decided on the new collected works, including the eight works such as Chen Yang-chun’s “Yat-sen, Traces of Lotus,” Chen Zhang-xiong’s “Symphony of Blue and Green,” and Chen Rui-fu’s “Classification of Meat Textures.”

September 16

1070916.jpgSun Yat-Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits, and our hall co-host “The 1st Sun Yat-sen Thinking and Deeds Seminar” at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Our Director-general Lin Kuo-chang, Chairman of Sun Yat-Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation Xu Shui-de, and Director of Chen Shou-Ren Dr. Sun Yat-sen Research Center Shao Zhong-hai co-host the opening ceremony. There were 16 papers presented.

September 17~20

1070917.jpgGeneral Planning Division Chief Huang Shu-xun, Personnel Division Chief Lu Bao-yi, Exhibition Planning Division member Xie Zheng-da were assigned to conduct “The Cultural Visit to Museums and Fine Arts Museums Related to Dr. Sun Yat-sen” at Wuhan.

September 21

1070921-3.jpg“The 3rd Tang Prize Award Ceremony” took place at our Auditorium. The distinguished guests including President of The Control Yuan Zhang Bo-ya, Minister of Science and Technology Chen Liang-ji, member of The Control Yuan Liu De-xun, member of The Control Yuan Yin Zuo-nian, Deputy Minister of Education Yao Li-de, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Xie Wu-qiao, and Deputy Mayor of Taipei City Deng Jia-ji attended.

September 25

1070925-5.jpgThe handover ceremony of the former director-general Lin Kuo-chang and the new director-general Liang Yong-fei. Director-general Liang used to be Counselor of Ministry of Culture and was commissioned by Executive Yuan to serve as the 11th director-general of our hall. On the same day he signed the official documents and received the seal.

September 27

1070927-3.jpgThe ten members of the visiting group from Wuhan Museum, Hubei Province, visited our hall and met Deputy Director-general Yang Tong-hui. General Planning Division Chief Huang Shu-xun and Personnel Division Chief Lu Bao-yi received and accompanied them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s historical exhibition.
September 29


1070929-2.jpg“2018 The 53rd Golden Bell Awards Ceremony” took place at our Auditorium. The distinguished guests including Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun, Director-general of Bureau of Audiovisual and Music Industry Development, MOC, Xu Yi-jun, attended.



October 31071003aa.jpgThe 2018 collection review meeting (Calligraphy Group) decided on the five collected works, including Du Zhong-gao’s “Tian Xia Wei Gong,” Jiang Yi-han’s “Qing Shan Yong Bu Lao,” Xue Ping-nan’s seal carving “Bo Ai Xin Chuan,” and the works winning “Chungshan Award” from the calligraphy group of Chungshan Youth Art Award, Deng Jun-hao’s “Three Poems of Han Shan-zi” and “Couplet: Jin Shi, Huang Ting.”



October 61071006aa.jpg“2018 The Golden Bell Awards Ceremony” took place at our Auditorium. The distinguished guests including Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-jun, Deputy Minister, Ding Xiao-jing, and Director-general of Bureau of Audiovisual and Music Industry Development, Xu Yi-jun, attended.



October 141071014bb.jpgThe five visiting group members of Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, Los Angeles, returned to Taiwan to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen statue at our hall. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the hall construction.



October 171071017aa.jpg“Great Inherited Art from Three Masters” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. Duration: 10/17-11/12.



October 271071027aa-1.jpg“2018 Taiwan-Japan Calligraphy Culture Exchange Exhibition: took place at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Gallery on the first floor. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Minister of Foreign Affairs, Joseph Wu, Political Deputy Minister of Ministry of Culture, Xiao Zong-huang, Secretary-general of Taiwan-Japan Relations Association, Zhang Shu-lin, President of JAPAN Forward, Izuka Hiroshihiko, Chairman of Sankei Shokai, Kazaoka Gojo, representative of Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Taipei Office, Numata Mikio, Chairman of Chinese Shufa Arts Organization, Zhang Bing-huang, famous calligraphers, Shi Guang-yuan, Lian Sheng-yan, Chen Jia-zi, Chen Mei-xiu, Zeng An-tian, Yan Jian-zhong, Xue Ping-nan, Chen Wei-de, Li Zhen-ji, Gong Chao-yang, Lin Jing-zhong, Zhang Mu-xi, Chen Hong-mian, Lin Long-da, Huang Zhi-yang, Chen Guo-fu, Chen Ming-jing, and our Director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 10/27-11/04.



October 311071031aa.jpgThree guests including American pathologist Dr. Barth and the former assistant Kondo Natsuko visited our hall. The special guide guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the related exhibitions.



November 31071103-1.jpgWe cohost the charity bazaar “Happiness and Fraternity” with Eden Social Welfare Foundation to increase the multi-cultural understanding and recognition. We specially invited the new immigrant parent-child dance troupe and second-generation students to perform saxophone and share the new immigrants’ hometown delicacies from the South.



November 61071106-11.jpgWe host “2018 Foreign Students Chinese Speech Contest.” There were sixty foreign youths from sixteen public and private universities and colleges and fourteen countries in Asia, America, Europe, and Africa. After the eight-hour contest, Fan Bo-wen, from Peru, won the champion, Ma Shu-lin (Thailand), the second prize, Ta Li (Russia), the third prize, and Lin Sen (USA), the fourth prize. There were also twelve merit awards.



November 61071106-12.jpgWe host “Cultural Exchange Visit of the Japan-Taiwan Parlimentary Goodwill Association from Wakayama County Counsil, Japan.” The chairman of the association, Ozaki Yoji, gave the precious replicas of the letters between Sun Yat-sen and Minakata Takeshi Kusunoki. Director-general Liang Yung-fei received them on behalf of the hall.



November 91071109-37.jpg“2018 ‘Chungshan Youth Art Award’ Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: former principal of National Taiwan University of Arts, Huang Guang-nan, professors of Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, Su Xian-fa and Sun Yi-hua, professor of Department of Chinese, NTNU, Du Zhong-gao, former dean of School of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, professor Lin Zhang-hu, chief editor of Journal of Shufa Calligraphy and Education, Mr. Cai Ming-zan, dean of the College of Art and Design, Huafan University, Huang Zhi-yang, Curator of Tainan Art Museum, Pan Fan, and our director-general Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 11/9-11/25.



November 121071112-35.jpgThe award-giving ceremony of “2018 Chungshan Youth Art Award” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. Our director-general Liang Yung-fei gave the prize of NT300,000 and trophy to the winners, Qiu Yi-ning (ink painting), Yu Tong-sheng (calligraphy), and Lin Ying-zhen (oil painting).



November 121071112-34.jpgIn memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 153th birthday, we host the book-giving activity “Hold Books in Arms.” Our director-general gave books in person. There were grandmas at the age of ninety-five and eighty-eight coming to receive books accompanied by their family. The visitors took part actively.



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In memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 153th birthday, we host the series guides to the movies on cultural equal rights: “Blue Brave: The Legend of Formosa in 1895” for the Hakka, “303” for the new immigrants, and “Lokah Laqi” for the indigenous people. There were 159 participants.






November 151071115-2.jpgOur hall recevied the “Visiting Group of Morrison Academy, Taichung” and provided the English guide to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the related exhibitions.



November 161071116-9.jpg“Wild Ink: A-Sun WU Modern Ink Painting Exhibition” took place at Chungshan National Gallery. The ditingusiged guests attending the opening ceremony included: famous artist, professor Li Qi-mao, former director of Bureau of Cultural Heritage, Ministry of Culture, Mr. Wang Shou-lai, and our director-general, Liang Yung-fei. Duration: 11/16-12/25.



November 171071117.jpgThe Motion Picture Foundation, R.O.C. host “The 55th Golden Horse Awards Ceremony and Red Carpet” at our hall. The distinguished guests included: Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun and deputy minister Ding Xiao-jing.



November 271071127-2.jpgThe keynote speech “Gender Equality in Korean Drama, CEDAW” took place at Chungshan Lecture Hall. The lecturer of National Open University, Zhang Xue-fang, was invited to give the speech.



December  31071203.jpgSun Yat-Sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, Chinese Culture University, and our hall co-host “Sun Yat-sen Thinking and Contemporary National Development Seminar.” There were nine papers presented and about 110 participants.



December  51071205-2.jpgMinistry of Health and Welfare host the 2018 “National Excellent Volunteer and Corporate Volunteer Groups Award Giving Ceremony” at Auditorium. The distinguished guests included: President Tsai Ing-wen and Deputy Minister of Health and Welfare Lu Bao-jing.
 



December  81071208.jpg“Danlu Calligraphy Society 90th Anniversary International Calligraphy Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Gallery and Culture Gallery on the first floor. The distinguished guests attending the opening ceremony included: Chairman of Danlu Foundation Lian Sheng-yan, advisory committee member Zeng An-tian and Chairman Xiao Hui-xing of Danlu Calligraphy Society, and the researcher of our hall Zou Qiu-qiang. Duration: 12/8-12/19



December  121071212-34.jpgDepartment of Information and Tourism, Taipei City Government, led the supervision and evaluation. Our deputy director-general Yang Tong-hui led the colleagues in charge of the related business to do the practical examination and experience exchange of the tourist spot service.



December  191071219-3.jpgThe strategic alliance meeting of our hall and schools at all levels was convened. The director-general Liang Yung-fei host the meeting, which invited Department of Education, Taipei City Government, and thirteen principals from elementary school to high school to participate. It is expected that the strategic alliance of the different industries will provide the young students with the stage to show their learning results and create the highest efficacy together.



December  191071219-4.jpgThe member of the Canadian parliament, Ms. Alexandra Mendes, led a group of seven persons to visit out hall. The special guide of our hall received and guided them to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s history and the exhibitions.



December  20-231071220-2.jpgThe deputy director-general, Yang Tong-hui, led the 14-person group of the Taiwanese scholars to attend the 6th cross-strait seminar, “In memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen: National Rejuvenation and a Community of Shared Future for Mankind.” There were 42 papers presented and about 300 participants.



December  211071221-10.jpgTo encourage the disabled to “create the chance and embrace the hope,” our director-general Liang Yung-fei held the present-giving activity together with Chungtun Company and Taipei City Yangming Home for the Disabled before Christmas.



December  221071222-2.jpgThe exhibition “Ink Ocean Reflection: Taiwan Marine Art Association VS Korean Ink Painting 2000” took place at Bo-ai Gallery. Duration: 12/22(2018)-1/2(2019).



December  221071222-3.jpgThe public toilet of the memorial hall was granted the outstanding award of the tourism group by Taipei City Government, 2018. The deputy director of Department of Environmental Protection, Taipei City Government, Cai Ling-yi, gave the award.



December  231071223-5.jpgPresident of The Control Yuan Zhang Bo-ya visited “Wild Ink: A-Sun WU Modern Ink Painting Exhibition.” Our director-general Liang Yung-fei accompanied and guided her.



December  251071225-8.jpgThe deputy speaker of Legislative Yuan Cai Qi-chang visited “Wild Ink: A-Sun WU Modern Ink Painting Exhibition.” The artist Mr. A-Sun Wu and our director-general Liang Yung-fei accompanied and guided him.



December  251071225-10.jpgOn December 25, a Christmas concert took place in front of the Dr. Sun Yat-sen statue at the main entrance of the hall. The elders in the neighborhood and citizens were invited to celebrate the Christmas together. The string orchestra of Guangfu Elementary School and the children with Down Syndrome from Down Syndrome Foundation gave the lively performance. The four distinguished guests including our director-general played Santa Claus and gave candy on the scene.



December  271071227-5.jpgOur director-general Liang Yung-fei invited one of the artists co-painting the hall collection “The Return of the Spring, The Rejuvenation of the Country,” the one-hundred-year-old calligraphy and Chinese painting master, Mr. Wu Ping, as well as the ink painting master, Mr. Li Qi-mao, to our hall and share the memories about the co-painting experience in the past.



December  281071228-10.jpgOur director-general Liang Yung-fei invited one of the artists co-painting the hall collection “The Return of the Spring, The Rejuvenation of the Country,” the one-hundred-year-old calligraphy and Chinese painting master, Mr. Wu Ping, as well as the ink painting master, Mr. Li Qi-mao, to our hall and share the memories about the co-painting experience in the past.
2017
January 3 The “Museum Artifacts Preparation and Racking Operation”The “Museum Artifacts Preparation and Racking Operation” has been launched, a major milestone for the Memorial Hall to build a professional storage system.



January 3The “ACC Africa Humanitarian Mission The “ACC Africa Humanitarian Mission 2016 Tour” was held at the Auditorium and Former Vice President Ms. Lu Hsiu-lien was among guests in attendance.



January 7 “Tranquility Yields Transcendence “Tranquility Yields Transcendence: Chu Heng-ching Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition in Celebration of his 90th Birthday” was held at the Tswei-xi Gallery and the Chairman of King Machinery Co., Ltd., Chen He-gui, ink painting master, Mr. Li Ke-mei, Pr. Du Zhong-gao, and Pr. Chen Wei-de., were guests in attendance. On display: January 7 to 18.



January 12

 The "Liu Guo-song Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition"

 The "Liu Guo-song Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition" was held at Bo-ai Gallery, and Ms. Xie Guo Xiu-ying of the Xie Huang Bian Culture and Art Foundation, the Chairwoman of the King Kuei Art Foundation, Liu Yue-gui, the Chairwoman of the Lotus Art Gallery, Hong Wan-jun, the Chairman of Mingshan Art, Hsu Ming, the Chairman of Capital Art, York Hsiao, the General Manager of the Loftyart Gallery, Mr. and Mrs. Richard MC Chang, former Directors-General of the Memorial Hall, Mr. Tseng Kun-di and Mr. Wang Fu-lin, and the Chief of the Exhibition Section of the Memorial Hall, Mr. Yang De-sheng, were among the guests of the grand opening. On display: January 12 to 24.



January 17 The "USA Residing Abstract Painter Manli Chao Culture  The "USA Residing Abstract Painter Manli Chao Culture and Art Exhibition on Islamic Culture" was held at the Tswei-heng Gallery and Secretary Li Qiu-hua of Legislator Xu Zhi-jie Congress Office, Chief Secretary Luo Rong-qian of the Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Protection of the Ministry of Justice, the former Director Wang Yi-fei of the Police Agency of the Taiwan Provincial Government, Counselor Wang Hsin-yi of Taipei City, former Supreme Judge Mr. Chen Hsin-ming of Judicial Yuan, Ms. Cheng Guei-lien, Chairman Li Qian-wan of the TPMA, the Director-General of the Memorial Hall, Lin Guo-zhang, and the former Director-General of the Memorial Hall, Mr. Gao Chong-yun, were among the guests in attendance of the grand opening. On display: January 17 to 25.



January 19 Hu Nien Tsu's ExhibitionThe "Deep Ink Stonebull Old Animal Husbandry ─Hu Nien Tsu's Exhibition" was held at the Chung-shan National Art Gallery and the former Minister of Education, Mr. Huang Rong-cun, former Ministers without Portfolio of Executive Yuan, Mr. Huang Guang-nan, Chairman Lu Bing-wen of the Taipei City branch of the Chinese Porridge Club, Pr. Li Qi-mao, Pr. Shen Yi-cheng, Pr. Lo Fang, Artist Hsu Gu-yan, Director Li Zong-ren of Department of Agronomy, the National Taiwan University of Arts, and the Directors-General of the Memorial Hall, Lin Guo-zhang, were among the guests in attendance of the grand opening. On display: January 19 to February 22. 



January 20 "An Artist's Journey Across Taiwan "An Artist's Journey Across Taiwan, the Ting Shui Chuan Solo Exhibition" was held at the Tswei-xi Gallery, and among the guests of the grand opening were the Director-General of the Memorial Hall, Lin Guo-zhang, the artist Mr. Yang Shen-hong, and Mr. Lin Ren-shan. On display: January 20 to February 1.



January 29 The "2017 Taipei International Calligraphy Exhibition and Demonstration for the Spring Festival" was held at the Bo-ai Gallery. On display: January 29 to February 7. The "2017 Taipei International Calligraphy Exhibition and Demonstration for the Spring Festival" was held at the Bo-ai Gallery. On display: January 29 to February 7.



 April 1"Reunion! My classmates~" was performed in the Memorial Hall Auditorium. Among the honorable audience was Li Lien-chuan, the minister of the Ministry of Culture "Reunion! My classmates~" was performed in the Memorial Hall Auditorium. Among the honorable audience was Li Lien-chuan, the minister of the Ministry of Culture



  April 11 Love Wan Fun Center of Eden Social Welfare Foundation in Taipei City""2017 Formosa - 20th Anniversary Exhibition of Disabled Painters from Love Wan Fun Center of Eden Social Welfare Foundation in Taipei City" was held at Tswei-xi Gallery. Significant guests, including the vice executive and district chief of the Eden Foundation, Lin Wen-pin and Liang Chiung-yi, the director of the Love Wan Fun Center, Lin Wei-ting, and, the Director-General of Memorial Hall, Lin Kuo-chang, were all invited to the opening ceremony.
Exhibition Dates: April 11th to April 19th



April 12"The 80th Taiyang Art Exhibition - Reaching the Summit"
"The 80th Taiyang Art Exhibition - Reaching the Summit" was held at Chung-shan National Gallery and Bo-ai Gallery. Such prominent figures as Mr. Lai Hao-min, ex-president of the Judicial Yuan, Mr. Liao Le-yi, a former senior advisor to the Office of the President of the Republic of China, Lin Pao-yao, the chairman of the Zhangqihua Culture and Art Foundation, Mr. Huang Kuan-nan, a former official of the Executive Yuan, and Lin Kuo-chang, the Director-General of Memorial Hall visited the exhibition.
Exhibition Dates: April 12th to April 23rd



April 13"Operation and Management of Business for Museum Shops" The consultative meeting of the "Operation and Management of Business for Museum Shops" was convened and hosted by Huang Shu-hsun, the manager of the General Planning Division. Members who attended the meeting including Lin Kuo-ping, Director of the Marketing Department for Cultural Creativity Development at National Palace Museum, Hsin Chih-ning, the manager of the Extension Service Division at the National Museum of History, Mr. Wang Chi-ching, Professor of the Business Administration Department at Tamkang University, and Mr. Hsu Sung-ming, Professor of the Architecture Department at Ming Chuan University.



April 13Huang Chien-min (fourth from the left), the Director-General of Sun Yat-sen's Residence Memorial MuseumHuang Chien-min (fourth from the left), the Director-General of Sun Yat-sen's Residence Memorial Museum, located in Cuiheng Village of Guangdong Province in mainland China, accompanied by Huang Tung-hsiang, the vice president of Taipei World Kwong Tong Community Associations (third from the right) and the secretary-general Huang Hsin-mei (third from the left), visited the Hall with other important guests as a so-called "courtesy call". They were received by Hall Director-General Lin Kuo-chang, with whom they also held a forum on the exchange of different cultures.



April 21"Rhyme and SentimentThe exhibition of drama figures in "Rhyme and Sentiment", the performance by The National Taiwan College of Performing Arts to celebrate its 60th anniversary, was held at both Wen-hau Gallery and the Culture Corridor (2F). The headmaster and professors of the College, Chang Jui-pin, Li Chi-mao, Ou Hao-nien, and Chang Pin-huang, and Hall Director-General Lin Kuo-chang all enjoyed attending the opening ceremony.
Exhibition Dates: April 21st to April 30th



April 24Director-General Hao Kang-yi of Hubei Provincial Museum situated in the sub-provincial cityDirector-General Hao Kang-yi of Hubei Provincial Museum situated in the sub-provincial city Wuhan of Hubei, China, took a tour with other visitors, perso



April 26"The shapelessness of Dao - the spiritual, natural, immemorial, harmonious, and formless aspects seriesThe sculpture exhibition of the artist Hsieh Tung-liang "The shapelessness of Dao - the spiritual, natural, immemorial, harmonious, and formless aspects series" was sponsored at Bo-ai Gallery.



April 26 Chen Tien-Tao "An Aftertaste"The photography exhibition of the photographer Chen Tien-Tao "An Aftertaste" was sponsored at Chung-shan National Gallery. Mr. Peng Ming-min, a former senior advisor to the Office of the President of the Republic of China, Mr. Huang Kuan-nan, a former official of the Executive Yuan, Professor Wang Hsiu-hsiung of National Taiwan Normal University, Chien Wen-hsiu, the chairman of the Ever Light Cultural Foundation, photographers Mr. Ko Hsi-chieh and Mr. Chuang Ling, and Hall Director-General Lin Kuo-chang, along with other honorable guests, all attended the opening event.
Exhibition Dates: April 26th to May 21st.





April 26The editing conference for the 22nd periodical of the Journal on "Sun Yet San's Studies" was convened, and the publication date is expected to be May 16th.
The editing conference for the 22nd periodical of the Journal on "Sun Yet San's Studies" was convened, and the publication date is expected to be May 16th.



April 27The printings of the new book "Pay it Forward from the Heart" in limitedThe printings of the new book "Pay it Forward from the Heart" in limited edition was completed for National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall's 45th anniversary of its founding.
May 5The Hall co-organized “Poppies of Remembrance – In Memory of the Fallen in Gallipoli” with the Turkish Trade Office in Taipei at Wen-hua Gallery, displaying works of Turkish painter Hikmet ÇetinkayaThe Hall co-organized “Poppies of Remembrance – In Memory of the Fallen in Gallipoli” with the Turkish Trade Office in Taipei at Wen-hua Gallery, displaying works of Turkish painter Hikmet Çetinkaya. The opening ceremony and cocktail party, which was held on May 5, included a performance of traditional Turkish music and a live painting show. The works were given to the Ministry of Culture at the event. Director of the Department of Cultural Exchange Wu Shao-kai represented the Ministry in accepting the gift. Many guests around the world gathered at the event, including Representative of the Turkish Trade Office İsmet Erikan, Representative of Australian Office Catherine Raper, and Representative of New Zealand Commerce and Industry Office Moira McDonald Turley, as well as representatives from offices of 24 nations in Taiwan, such as Germany, Slovakia, Kiribati, etc. and Director General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang. The Exhibition lasted from 5/5 to 5/21.



May 10Former Speaker of the Legislative Yuan Wang Jin-ping, Chairperson of Hung Men International Headquarters Liu Pei-xun, Chairperson of Taipei City Youth Care Association Lu Yi-cong, President of the National Taiwan College of Performing ArtsFormer Speaker of the Legislative Yuan Wang Jin-ping, Chairperson of Hung Men International Headquarters Liu Pei-xun, Chairperson of Taipei City Youth Care Association Lu Yi-cong, President of the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts Zhang Rui-bin, and Director General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, among others, attended the opening ceremony for the 2017 International Kuan Kung Cultural Festival: An Interchange Exhibition of Masters of Calligraphy and Painting in Taiwan and China” on display in the Boai Gallery and Cultural Gallery on the 1st Floor from May 10 to May 22.



May 16More than a hundred guests attended the celebration for the 45th anniversary of the Hall held at Lecture Hall and hostedMore than a hundred guests attended the celebration for the 45th anniversary of the Hall held at Lecture Hall and hosted by Director General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, including Deputy Minister of Culture Yang Zi-bao, former National Policy Advisors to the President Wu Dong-ming and Huang Guang-nan, President of the Chensenmei Social Welfare Foundation Li Zhong-gui, President of the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts Zhang Rui-bin, Founder of the New Aspect Culture and Education Foundation Xu Bo-yun, Prof. Du Zhong-gao and other artists, Prof. Zhao Song-yun and other teachers from the Life Aesthetics Program, and villagers.



May 16Since the 45th anniversary of the Hall is also on the 100th birthday of the Hall’s architect, Wang Da-hong, in honor of his special dedicationSince the 45th anniversary of the Hall is also on the 100th birthday of the Hall’s architect, Wang Da-hong, in honor of his special dedication, the Deputy Minister of Culture was invited to give a medal. Director General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang presented the photos taken by the winners of the 2016 Photography Contest “Beauty of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.” Wang’s son, architect Wang Sho-zheng, represented his father to accept them. Architect groups involved in the construction of the Hall that year, including architect Xie Yuan, architect Zhan Xun-ci, engineer Luo Zhi-lang, architect Yu Zao-chuan, Prof. Hua Chang-yi, Prof. Liang Ming-gang, and engineer Wang Da-ren, also attended the event.



May 16To convey the past 45 years of happy memories, the Hall chose 60 topics for Hall personnel to write about and edited the book Legends of Fraternity, first released at the 45th anniversary ceremony.To convey the past 45 years of happy memories, the Hall chose 60 topics for Hall personnel to write about and edited the book Legends of Fraternity, first released at the 45th anniversary ceremony.



May 16Prof. Zhang Yu-teng was invited to give a keynote speech on “Trends of Museum Aesthetics” at the anniversary ceremony.Prof. Zhang Yu-teng was invited to give a keynote speech on “Trends of Museum Aesthetics” at the anniversary ceremony.



May 16The book sharing activity “Celebrating with the Hall by Reading Books” was held in the west corridor of the Hall, where a total of 936 books, including publications, journals, and magazines regarding Sunology and art were given away.The book sharing activity “Celebrating with the Hall by Reading Books” was held in the west corridor of the Hall, where a total of 936 books, including publications, journals, and magazines regarding Sunology and art were given away.



May 16the “2017 Exhibition on Floral Design and Tea Culture” in the east and west spaces on the 1st Floor.The Hall and teachers and students of the Life Aesthetics Program, including “Chinese Floral Design A, B” and “Tea Culture” had displays at the “2017 Exhibition on Floral Design and Tea Culture” in the east and west spaces on the 1st Floor.



May 24Running Cattle: Shaih Lifa’s Exhibition was displayed at Chungshan National Gallery from May 24 to July 2.Running Cattle: Shaih Lifa’s Exhibition was displayed at Chungshan National Gallery from May 24 to July 2.



May 25Director of Student Affairs and Special Education Zhen Nai-wen, Chairperson of the Sculpture Association Director of Student Affairs and Special Education Zhen Nai-wen, Chairperson of the Sculpture Association of Taiwan Wang Xiu-qi, Wang Sho-xuan, Xie Dong-liang, and Chairperson of the Kelti International Art Charity Association Chen Si-fan, all attended the opening ceremony for the 2017 Lin Zhao-qing’s Sculpture Exhibition—Meet with the Mountain City, on display at Boai Gallery from May 25 to June 6.



May 25Hakka Journey: Provincial Highway 3 as a Formosan Landscape was on display at Wenhua Gallery and the Culture Gallery on the 2nd Floor from May 25 to June 25.Hakka Journey: Provincial Highway 3 as a Formosan Landscape was on display at Wenhua Gallery and the Culture Gallery on the 2nd Floor from May 25 to June 25.



May 31o make the space of the Hall more active and develop more professionalized and internationalized exhibition quality, the Hall integrated and planned the central core area on the 1st Floor,To make the space of the Hall more active and develop more professionalized and internationalized exhibition quality, the Hall integrated and planned the central core area on the 1st Floor, previously the administration area, and turned it into a perfectly functioning exhibition area, the “Boai Gallery.” With an area of about 180 pings, Boai Gallery is not only equipped with complete fireproof equipment but also an air conditioning system that can maintain constant temperature and humidity. The renovation construction began in February 2016 and was completed on November 10 of the same year. It was officially examined and accepted on May 31, 2017.



June 3Director-General of Academia Historica Wu Mi-cha was invited to give a speech: “Modern Transformation of the Historical Development in Taiwan” for the “Lectures on Culture” series in June.Director-General of Academia Historica Wu Mi-cha was invited to give a speech: “Modern Transformation of the Historical Development in Taiwan” for the “Lectures on Culture” series in June.



June 3The Director of Association of History Professors in America, China Fang Qiang, led his group to visit the Hall.The Director of Association of History Professors in America, China Fang Qiang, led his group to visit the Hall.



June 8Yoshinobu Nisaka, the governor of Wakayama Prefecture in Japan, led a group of visitors to the HalYoshinobu Nisaka, the governor of Wakayama Prefecture in Japan, led a group of visitors to the Hall. Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, accompanied by Researcher Zou Qiu-qiang, Chief of Extension Service Division Wang Bing-lun, and Deputy Researcher of Research and Acquisition Division Liu Bi-rong personally received them.



June 9Director of the Department of Arts Development, Ministry of Culture Liang Yong-fei led his staff to visit the Hall and held a business forum with Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, Deputy Director-General Yang Tong-hui, and the head of each unit.Director of the Department of Arts Development, Ministry of Culture Liang Yong-fei led his staff to visit the Hall and held a business forum with Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, Deputy Director-General Yang Tong-hui, and the head of each unit.



June 22the “Joint Exhibition for Members of the Seal Engraving Society of the Republic of China” displayed in the Boai Gallery from June 22 to July 2.Artist Prof. Zhou Cheng, Chen Kun-yi, Chen Hong-mian, etc. attended the opening ceremony for the “Joint Exhibition for Members of the Seal Engraving Society of the Republic of China” displayed in the Boai Gallery from June 22 to July 2.



June 22The Secretary General of China’s Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Li Song-yu, led a group of visitors to the Hall.The Secretary General of China’s Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Li Song-yu, led a group of visitors to the Hall.



June 24R.O.C. and other facilities. Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang hosted the Conference and gave a keynote speech. A total of 19 papers were published.The Hall co-organized the Conference on “Sun Yat-sen’s Democratic Theory and Political Development in Taiwan” at Chungshan Lecture Hall with the National Development Society of R.O.C. and other facilities. Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang hosted the Conference and gave a keynote speech. A total of 19 papers were published.



June 26The Curator of Guangdong Museum of Revolutionary History, Yang Qi, led a group of visitors to the Hall.The Curator of Guangdong Museum of Revolutionary History, Yang Qi, led a group of visitors to the Hall.



June 26-30Sun Yat-sen and Vietnam” with the College of Social Sciences and Humanities, National Vietnam University, Hanoi. A total of 14 papers were published (seven from Taiwanese scholars and seven from Vietnamese scholarsDirector-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang led scholars inform the Taiwan and Chinese Alliance for Solidarity to Vietnam and co-organized the Conference on “Sun Yat-sen and Vietnam” with the College of Social Sciences and Humanities, National Vietnam University, Hanoi. A total of 14 papers were published (seven from Taiwanese scholars and seven from Vietnamese scholars). They also visited Ho Chi Minh Museum and the historical sites of Sun Yat-sen’s revolution in Vietnam.



June 28in the Auditorium to advocate road safety measures. Minister of the Interior Ye Jun-rong and others attended the Concert.The Police Broadcasting Service held the “Safe Road Trip—Cross Generation Light Concert” in the Auditorium to advocate road safety measures. Minister of the Interior Ye Jun-rong and others attended the Concert.
July 1  Associate Prof. Pan Fan, Department of Cultural Assets and Reinvention, FGU was invited to give a keynote speech on “The Images of Demons and Ghosts in Eastern and Western Art” on July 1 for the Lectures on Culture.Associate Prof. Pan Fan, Department of Cultural Assets and Reinvention, FGU was invited to give a keynote speech on “The Images of Demons and Ghosts in Eastern and Western Art” on July 1 for the Lectures on Culture. 



July 5Dean of the College of Arts, National Taiwan Normal University Prof. Liang Xiu-zhong and Director-General of the HallFormer National Policy Advisor to the President Wu Dong-ming and Li Zi-qi, former Minister without Portfolio Huang Guang-nan, former Dean of the College of Arts, National Taiwan Normal University Prof. Liang Xiu-zhong and Director-General of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, attended the opening ceremony for Dream Chasing, Dream Painting—Chiao Shih-tai 88 Retrospective Exhibition, displayed at Chungshan National Gallery from July 5 and August 13.



July 10-212017 Children’s Summer Camp was held. There were two events, “Creative Magic Camp” and “Little Leader Camp.” The total of 53 children participated in the camps2017 Children’s Summer Camp was held. There were two events, “Creative Magic Camp” and “Little Leader Camp.” The total of 53 children participated in the camps.



July 17To cope with the renovation of the 3F Collection Storeroom and De-ming Gallery, the space of History Room would be shifted to the Research and Acquisition Division as the storeroom preparation room while the General Planning Division would start related preparations.To cope with the renovation of the 3F Collection Storeroom and De-ming Gallery, the space of History Room would be shifted to the Research and Acquisition Division as the storeroom preparation room while the General Planning Division would start related preparations.



July 20Collection Deliberation Meeting (Calligraphy Group) was held. 34 pieces of calligraphy works passed the evaluation and were listed in the collectionCollection Deliberation Meeting (Calligraphy Group) was held. 34 pieces of calligraphy works passed the evaluation and were listed in the collection, including one of the four major calligraphers in R.O.C., Tan Yan-kai’s “Excerpt of Sun Guo-ting’s Calligraphy”; contemporary calligrapher Du Zhong-gao’s couplet “Carry on the past and path a new way for the future”; Hu Nian-zu’s “Good Words from Sun Yat-sen”; and Xue Ping-nan’s “One of the Eight Views at Yongcui Lake.”



July 25Deputy General-Director of the Hall Yang Tong-hui, leading the staff of the Electrical Engineering Division and Theater Management Division to visit and learn from the National Taichung Theater,Deputy General-Director of the Hall Yang Tong-hui, leading the staff of the Electrical Engineering Division and Theater Management Division to visit and learn from the National Taichung Theater, including the large, medium, and small theaters and the stage of the outdoor theater so as to understand further the planning of each facility and seat (including accessibility seat).



July 30Secretary-General of Sun Yat-sen Foundation Zhong De-chang led the Guangdong Outstanding Youth Taiwan Visiting Group to visit the HallSecretary-General of Sun Yat-sen Foundation Zhong De-chang led the Guangdong Outstanding Youth Taiwan Visiting Group to visit the Hall. The Head of the Extension Services Division Wang Bing-lun and Deputy Researcher of the Research and Acquisition Division, Liu Bi-rong accompanied them during their visit.



August 5 Celebration of the 35th Anniversary of the Association of Mouth and Foot Painting Artists.Former President of the Control Yuan Chien Fu (along with his wife), Legislator Chen Xue-sheng, former Minister of Transportation and Communication Ye Kuang-shi, former member of the Mainland Affairs Council Xia Li-yan, former Representative of the Taipei Mission in Sweden Zheng Tian-shou, President of Providence University Tang Chuan-yi, Superintendent of Tri-Service General Hospital Lin Shi-hua, and Director of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang, attended the opening ceremony of the Gratitude and Feedback Exhibition in Celebration of the 35th Anniversary of the Association of Mouth and Foot Painting Artists. This exhibition was on display at the Wenhua Gallery and the 2nd floor of the Cultural Gallery from August 5 to August 21.



August 10 n 2017, the 29th Summer Universiade Torch Relay took place at the square in front of the fountain at Chungshan Park, attracting an audience of hundreds for the torch and cheering on the participants.In 2017, the 29th Summer Universiade Torch Relay took place at the square in front of the fountain at Chungshan Park, attracting an audience of hundreds for the torch and cheering on the participants.



August 17 Dream Homeland 95 Exhibition by Wu Xue-rang, which was on display at the Chungshan National Gallery from August 17 to September 27.Former government affairs councilor at the Executive Yuan Huang Guang-nan, former Deputy Director of the National Palace Museum Lin Bo-ting, Director of the Hwa Kang Museum Liu Mei-qin, painter Wen Ji, Li Chong-chong, Prof. Chen Wei-de, family representative Wu Han-long, Curator Prof. Zheng Yue-mei, Prof. Bai Shi-ming and Director of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang attended the opening ceremony for the Dream Homeland 95 Exhibition by Wu Xue-rang, which was on display at the Chungshan National Gallery from August 17 to September 27.



August 21 A consultation meeting regarding the construction of the Taipei Dome Complex and the south wing entrance to the underground passage of the HallA consultation meeting regarding the construction of the Taipei Dome Complex and the south wing entrance to the underground passage of the Hall was organized by the Director of the Hall, Lin Guo-zhang. Among those invited to attend the meeting were architects Xie Yuan and Zhan Xun-ci, who have been involved in construction around the country, as well as  Xicun Village Chief Yan Chang-sheng, Xinglong Village Chief Luo Song-mei, Zheng-he Village Chief Yin Jun-fu, Zhengsheng Village Chief Chen Xiu-lan, Huasheng Village Chief Chen Jin-hua, and representatives of other related units. They attended the meeting in order to reflect the opinions of experts and villagers for the reference of the Taipei City Government Department of Sports.



August 24 the 41st National Oil Painting ExhibitionSecretary General of the Ministry of Culture Chen Ji-min, Director of CTBC Bank's Charity Department Sun Ji-lan, Director of the Oil Art Society of the Republic of China Su Xian-fa, Prof. Chen Yin-hui, Prof. Shen Guo-ren, Chen Hui-dong and Director of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang attended the opening ceremony for the 41st National Oil Painting Exhibition, which was on display at the Bo-ai Gallery and the 1st floor of the Culture Gallery from August 24 to September 3.



September 2 Birth in Fired: Evan Shaw, which was displayed at the Wenhua Gallery from September 2 to September 27.Former Director of the National Palace Museum Feng Ming-zhu, former Deputy Director Zhang Lin-sheng, Deputy Director of the National Museum of History Gao Yu-zhen, Ceramist Chen Jin-liang, and the director of this hall, Lin Guo-zhang, and many others, attended the opening ceremony for Birth in Fired: Evan Shaw, which was displayed at the Wenhua Gallery from September 2 to September 27.



September 10This hall and the T.F.C.F Taipei City Southern District Office held a large campaign called “Parenting For You” at the square to the west of the fountain in Chungshan Park.This hall and the T.F.C.F Taipei City Southern District Office held a large campaign called “Parenting For You” at the square to the west of the fountain in Chungshan Park.



September 19Director of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association in Northern California, US Visiting Group, Guan Jian-zhong, led a group of members to visit the hall and make donations.Director of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association in Northern California, US Visiting Group, Guan Jian-zhong, led a group of members to visit the hall and make donations.



September 22A Collection Deliberation Meeting (Western Painting Group) was held. 22 pieces of works passed the evaluationA Collection Deliberation Meeting (Western Painting Group) was held. 22 pieces of works passed the evaluation and were listed in the collection, including Xie Li-fa’s “Blossoming Spring,” Jiao Shi-tai’s “Starry Night,” and others.  The Chungshan National Gallery invited them to donate the works after the exhibition.



September 23The 2017 Golden Bell Awards Ceremony took place at the AuditoriumThe 2017 Golden Bell Awards Ceremony took place at the Auditorium. Belle Yu and Hong Zong-shi (A-guo) hosted the event together. Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun, Secretary-General Chen Ji-min and others attended the ceremony.



September 30“Clouds, Walking Past—Cai You’s Individual Exhibition at Seventy Years Old”Prof. Li Qi-mao, Prof. Ou Hao-nien, former Minister of Justice Shi Mao-lin, Director of the Cultural Affairs Bureau of Nantou County Lin Rong-sen, and others attended the opening ceremony for “Clouds, Walking Past—Cai You’s Individual Exhibition at Seventy Years Old”, which was displayed at the Chungshan National Gallery until November 8. Director of the Hall Lin Guo-zhang represented the Hall to accept an ink painting called “Dragon’s Song—Seeing in the Mist”, which was donated by Prof. Cai You.



September 30The 2017 Golden Bell Awards Ceremony took place at the AuditoriumThe 2017 Golden Bell Awards Ceremony took place at the Auditorium. Mickey Huang and Selina hosted the ceremony together. Minister of Culture Zheng Li-jun and others attended the ceremony.



October 1Wang Xiu-qi Sculpture Exhibition: Justice VS Love” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included former vice president, Lu Xiu-lian. Duration: 10/1-10/10.“Wang Xiu-qi Sculpture Exhibition: Justice VS Love” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included former vice president, Lu Xiu-lian. Duration: 10/1-10/10.



October 7We invited the Vice President of the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts, Sun Jian-qiu to give a speech on “Colors and Emotional Tones in Traditional Poetry” for the culture lecture. Vice President Sun’s interpretation of the poetry in layman terms with fascinating vocal expression and colorful emotions.We invited the Vice President of the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts, Sun Jian-qiu to give a speech on “Colors and Emotional Tones in Traditional Poetry” for the culture lecture. Vice President Sun’s interpretation of the poetry in layman terms with fascinating vocal expression and colorful emotions.



October 10Former President Ma Ying-jiu, KMT Chairman Wu Dun-yi, former KMT Vice Chairman Hong Xiu-zhu, New Party National Committee Chairman Yu Mu-ying, former Premier Hao Bo-cun, and former TECRO Representative Shen Lu-xun led a team of 100 members to pay a floral tribute to the Dr. Sun Yat-sen statue at the “Love National Flag, Love Country” event held by the Song Tao Group.Former President Ma Ying-jiu, KMT Chairman Wu Dun-yi, former KMT Vice Chairman Hong Xiu-zhu, New Party National Committee Chairman Yu Mu-ying, former Premier Hao Bo-cun, and former TECRO Representative Shen Lu-xun led a team of 100 members to pay a floral tribute to the Dr. Sun Yat-sen statue at the “Love National Flag, Love Country” event held by the Song Tao Group.



October 13“Elegance of Lacquer Painting: Chinese Lacquer Painting Society Members Joint Exhibition”was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included former Minister without Portfolio of the Executive Yuan, Huang Guang-nan. Duration: 10/13-10/23.
“Elegance of Lacquer Painting: Chinese Lacquer Painting Society Members Joint Exhibition”was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included former Minister without Portfolio of the Executive Yuan, Huang Guang-nan. Duration: 10/13-10/23.
October 14 In 2017, Yan Xie-qin, head of the management and administration seminar of Overseas School of Northern Thailand led a 36-person delegation to visit the memorial hall.In 2017, Yan Xie-qin, head of the management and administration seminar of Overseas School of Northern Thailand led a 36-person delegation to visit the memorial hall.
October 22 “The 2nd Cross-Strait Sunology Research Young Scholars Forum” took place at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Former President, Ma Ying-jiu was invited to give a keynote speech. A total of 27 papers were presented by young scholars came from both sides of the strait. “The 2nd Cross-Strait Sunology Research Young Scholars Forum” took place at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Former President, Ma Ying-jiu was invited to give a keynote speech. A total of 27 papers were presented by young scholars came from both sides of the strait.
October 24 In 2017, Chairman Chen Jia-hua led a group of 36 members from the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England to visit and pay tribute to the Memorial Hall.In 2017, Chairman Chen Jia-hua led a group of 36 members from the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England to visit and pay tribute to the Memorial Hall.



October 26 “Yao Qing Ji Yuan - Prominent Expatriate Artist in Japan, Fu Yi Yao's First-ever Solo Exhibition in Taiwan” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 10/26-11/2. “Yao Qing Ji Yuan - Prominent Expatriate Artist in Japan, Fu Yi Yao's First-ever Solo Exhibition in Taiwan” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 10/26-11/2.



October 29-30 “The Principle of People’s Livelihood and Chinese Culture Conference” was held at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang of the Dr. Sun-Yat-sen Memorial Hall and President of Huafan University, Gao Bo-yuan, gave the keynote speeches. There were 13 papers presented in total.“The Principle of People’s Livelihood and Chinese Culture Conference” was held at Chungshan Lecture Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang of the Dr. Sun-Yat-sen Memorial Hall and President of Huafan University, Gao Bo-yuan, gave the keynote speeches. There were 13 papers presented in total. 



October 31 Co-chairmen, Fang Jie-zhou and Ma Pei-dao led a delegation of 36 members from the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association Los Angeles to visit and pay tribute to the Memorial Hall.Co-chairmen, Fang Jie-zhou and Ma Pei-dao led a delegation of 36 members from the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association Los Angeles to visit and pay tribute to the Memorial Hall.



November 2Wen-hua Gallery exhibited “Arts & Fashion”Wen-hua Gallery exhibited “Arts & Fashion”. Distinguished guests in attendance included the Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-Jun and President of National Taiwan Normal University, Chang Kuo-en. Duration: 11/2-11/15.



November 3The contest was held in honor of Mr. Sun Yat-sen’s contribution and aimed to promote awareness to foreign students about the philosophy of Chungshan and understanding of Chinese culture, as well as increase their interest in learning Chinese. A total of 77 foreign students participated in the contest from fourteen countries in Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Africa. (Photo: Director-general Lin Guo-chang, evaluation committee members, and the contest winners.)The contest was held in honor of Mr. Sun Yat-sen’s contribution and aimed to promote awareness to foreign students about the philosophy of Chungshan and understanding of Chinese culture, as well as increase their interest in learning Chinese. A total of 77 foreign students participated in the contest from fourteen countries in Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Africa. (Photo: Director-general Lin Guo-chang, evaluation committee members, and the contest winners.



November 5For the culture lecture, we invited Prof. Liu Wei-kai, Department of History, National Cheng Chi University, to give a speech on “Why should we respect Sun Yat-sen?”For the culture lecture, we invited Prof. Liu Wei-kai, Department of History, National Cheng Chi University, to give a speech on “Why should we respect Sun Yat-sen?”



November 11“Condensation and Variety: Du Zhong-gao 70 Calligraphy Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery, Opening Ceremony. Duration: 11/11-12/20.“Condensation and Variety: Du Zhong-gao 70 Calligraphy Exhibition” was held at Chungshan National Gallery, Opening Ceremony. Duration: 11/11-12/20.



November 11-12The Memorial Hall jointly sponsored the 2017 National Academic Conference “In Honor of Sun Yat-sen:The Memorial Hall jointly sponsored the 2017 National Academic Conference “In Honor of Sun Yat-sen: Fairness, Justice, and Social Development” with the Guangzhou Sun Yat-sen Foundation, Shanghai Chungshan Society, Sun Yat-sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, and Chinese Alliance for Solidarity. Attending scholars came from Japan, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Mainland China, and Taiwan, and distinguished guests were from all walks of life. A total of 136 participants attended and 23 papers were presented.



November 12The 12th and 13th ROC President, Ma Ying-jiu paid a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.The 12th and 13th ROC President, Ma Ying-jiu paid a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.



November 12The prize presentation ceremony of the “Chungshan Youth Art Award” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang awarded the prize of NT$ 300,000 and trophy to the winners of the Chungshan Award, Chen Wei-wen (ink painting), Zheng Jun-hao (calligraphy), and Chen Hong-qun (oil painting).The prize presentation ceremony of the “Chungshan Youth Art Award” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang awarded the prize of NT$ 300,000 and trophy to the winners of the Chungshan Award, Chen Wei-wen (ink painting), Zheng Jun-hao (calligraphy), and Chen Hong-qun (oil painting).



November 12KMT Chairman, Wu Dun-yi led a group of 350 party delegates to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.KMT Chairman, Wu Dun-yi led a group of 350 party delegates to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.



November 12Chairman of the Association for Chinese Unity and Federation of Retired Military Generals, Xia Ying-zhou led a delegation of over 100 members to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.Chairman of the Association for Chinese Unity and Federation of Retired Military Generals, Xia Ying-zhou led a delegation of over 100 members to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.



November 12 Executive Director of the Worldwide Chungshan Association, Chen Wei-min led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.Executive Director of the Worldwide Chungshan Association, Chen Wei-min led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.



November 12 Chairman of the Taipei City Guangdong Association, Liang Zhuo led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.Chairman of the Taipei City Guangdong Association, Liang Zhuo led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday. 



November 12 Chairman of the Federation of Overseas Chinese Association, Zheng Zhi-yi led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.Chairman of the Federation of Overseas Chinese Association, Zheng Zhi-yi led the directors and supervisors to pay a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue on the 152nd anniversary of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s birthday.



November 12 In honor of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 152nd birthday, the Memorial Hall and Chinese Alliance for Solidarity organized the “Honoring Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 152nd birthday: Youth, Happiness, Energy” at the front gate square.In honor of Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 152nd birthday, the Memorial Hall and Chinese Alliance for Solidarity organized the “Honoring Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s 152nd birthday: Youth, Happiness, Energy” at the front gate square.



November 17 "Ink Charm and Serendipity: Huang Zhong-tai Ink Figure Painting Exhibition” was held at Yat-sen Gallery, Opening Ceremony."Ink Charm and Serendipity: Huang Zhong-tai Ink Figure Painting Exhibition” was held at Yat-sen Gallery, Opening Ceremony.



November 21 "2017 Taipei International Ink Painting Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery and Wen-hua Gallery, Opening Ceremony. Duration: 11/21-11/29."2017 Taipei International Ink Painting Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery and Wen-hua Gallery, Opening Ceremony. Duration: 11/21-11/29.



November 25 “The 54th Golden Horse Awards Ceremony” was held at the auditorium. “The 54th Golden Horse Awards Ceremony” was held at the auditorium. The famous host, Matilda Tao hosted the ceremony. Distinguished guests in attendance included Minister of Culture, Zheng Li-Jun and Deputy Minister, Ding Xiao-jing. 



November 27 The 25-person group led by Chairman Ozaki Yoji of the Wakayama County Council ROC-Japan friendship legislator Alliance paid a visit to the Memorial Hall. Director-general Lin, Guo-chang received them in person.The 25-person group led by Chairman Ozaki Yoji of the Wakayama County Council ROC-Japan friendship legislator Alliance paid a visit to the Memorial Hall. Director-general Lin, Guo-chang received them in person.



December 2For the culture lecture in December, we invited the Taiwanese Beijing Opera actress, Ms. Guo Xiao-zhuang to give a speech on“How to Create a New Era of Taiwanese Beijing Opera.”For the culture lecture in December, we invited the Taiwanese Beijing Opera actress, Ms. Guo Xiao-zhuang to give a speech on“How to Create a New Era of Taiwanese Beijing Opera.”



December 14"Taiwan Seal Society, Zhongnan Seal Art Association, Cross-Strait Seal Art Joint Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included the former Director-general of the Bureau of Cultural Heritage, Ministry of Culture, Mr. Wang Shou-lai. Duration: 12/14-12/24."Taiwan Seal Society, Zhongnan Seal Art Association, Cross-Strait Seal Art Joint Exhibition” took place at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Distinguished guests who attended the opening ceremony included the former Director-general of the Bureau of Cultural Heritage, Ministry of Culture, Mr. Wang Shou-lai. Duration: 12/14-12/24.



December 14Dr. Henry Chang-yu Lee, an internationally renowned criminal forensics expert paid a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue at the Memorial Hall and shared with the public “Scientific Detective: Life Experience and Case Discussion” at the lecture hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received him in person.Dr. Henry Chang-yu Lee, an internationally renowned criminal forensics expert paid a floral tribute to Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s statue at the Memorial Hall and shared with the public “Scientific Detective: Life Experience and Case Discussion” at the lecture hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received him in person.



December 16The Museum and the Chinese Alliance for Solidarity jointly sponsored the “Chinese Youth Forum on Cross-Strait Policy Dialogue”. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang and Chairman, Zhai Zhong-quan co-hosted the opening ceremony.The Museum and the Chinese Alliance for Solidarity jointly sponsored the “Chinese Youth Forum on Cross-Strait Policy Dialogue”. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang and Chairman, Zhai Zhong-quan co-hosted the opening ceremony.



December 18Executive Vice Chairman of the Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Mr. Hang Tuan-xiang, led the delegation to visit to the Memorial Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received them in person.Executive Vice Chairman of the Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Mr. Hang Tuan-xiang, led the delegation to visit to the Memorial Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received them in person.



December 18Curator of Dr. Sun Yat-sen Museum, Ipoh, Malaysia, Mr. Zhang Ying-jie, and other members visited the Memorial Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received them in person.Curator of Dr. Sun Yat-sen Museum, Ipoh, Malaysia, Mr. Zhang Ying-jie, and other members visited the Memorial Hall. Director-general, Lin Guo-chang received them in person.



December 20The public toilets of the Memorial Hall main building were selected for the 2017 Taipei City Merit Award for Excellent Public Toilets. The award was presented jointly by the General Planning Division Chief, Huang Shu-xun and cleaning team representative, Ms. Ma Yan-qing.The public toilets of the Memorial Hall main building were selected for the 2017 Taipei City Merit Award for Excellent Public Toilets. The award was presented jointly by the General Planning Division Chief, Huang Shu-xun and cleaning team representative, Ms. Ma Yan-qing.



December 28“Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Exhibition Reviewers Artworks Joint Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 12/28-1/14, 2018.“Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Exhibition Reviewers Artworks Joint Exhibition” was held at Bo-ai Art Gallery. Duration: 12/28-1/14, 2018.



December 30“Thanksgiving Journey: Practices and Vows of Africa” was held at the auditorium. Distinguished guests included former Vice President, Ms. Lu Xiu-lian. “Thanksgiving Journey: Practices and Vows of Africa” was held at the auditorium. Distinguished guests included former Vice President, Ms. Lu Xiu-lian.



2016
January 7 Zhang Jin’s Exquisite Art“New Creation—Zhang Jin’s Exquisite Art” displayed in the Chung-Shan National Gallery is a sculpture from Zhang Jin. The Deputy Minister for Education, Lin Si-ling, Dean Lu Mu-lin and Prof. Luo Hui-ming of Ming Chuan University, and other guests of honor attended the exhibition. The exhibition was held from January 7 to February 16.



January 29 Cross-Field Value-Adding Project was approved by Executive Yuan.The National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Cross-Field Value-Adding Project was approved by Executive Yuan.



February 5 Cross-Field Value-Adding Construction Commissioned by the Project Management Technology Service won its bid.The National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Cross-Field Value-Adding Construction Commissioned by the Project Management Technology Service won its bid. 



February 15 Renovations and reinforcement of the main building and the Hall stage was started.Renovations and reinforcement of the main building and the Hall stage was started.



February 16 The addition of the Boai Gallery and renovation of public areas was started. The addition of the Boai Gallery and renovation of public areas was started.



February 23 The first meeting of the first ”National D. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Culture Participation Promotion Group for Physically-Challenged People” was convened. The first meeting of the first ”National D. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Culture Participation Promotion Group for Physically-Challenged People” was convened.



March 12The conference, the “Application of Digital Technology: A New Approach to Sun Yat-sen’s Research” took place. The total of 6 papers was published. The conference, the “Application of Digital Technology: A New Approach to Sun Yat-sen’s Research” took place. The total of 6 papers was published.



March 12Sun Guo-xiong, the great grandson of Sun Yat-sen, provided more than 40 books related Sun Guo-xiong, the great grandson of Sun Yat-sen, provided more than 40 books related to Sun Yat-sen that he had collected to the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall (including the Outline of Nation Building Handwritten by the Prime Minister).



March 12 The award ceremony of the 2015 Research Papers on Sun Yat-sen’s Thinking and National Development candidates was held The award ceremony of the 2015 Research Papers on Sun Yat-sen’s Thinking and National Development candidates was held. Three candidates in the PhD Group, Chen Ying-song, Xu Shi-zong, and Huang Cai-bi and one candidate in the MA Group, Lai Yong-wei, were selected.



March 12Wang Xiu-qi donated two of his pieces of bronze sculptures, “Grandpa Telling a Story Prof. Wang Xiu-qi donated two of his pieces of bronze sculptures, “Grandpa Telling a Story” and “Breeding” to Chung Shan Park of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall. 



March 12 n honor of the 91st anniversary of Sun Yat-sen’s death, a series of events took place with attendance from President Ma Ying-jeouIn honor of the 91st anniversary of Sun Yat-sen’s death, a series of events took place with attendance from President Ma Ying-jeou, along with Vice President Wu Dun-yi, Deputy Chairperson and Party Member Representative Huang Hui-min, Chairperson of People’s First Party, Song Chu-yu, the New Party National Committee and Party Member Representative Li Xin, etc. A total of 13 groups consisting of 1617 people paid tribute to Sun Yat-sen’s statue and laid flowers.



March 14 The second meeting of the first ”National D. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Culture Participation Promotion Group for Physically-Challenged People” was convened.The second meeting of the first ”National D. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Culture Participation Promotion Group for Physically-Challenged People” was convened.



March 29  The first meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Chinese Painting Group was held: 15 pieces of work were evaluated at the first level, and 14 at the second level.The first meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Chinese Painting Group was held: 15 pieces of work were evaluated at the first level, and 14 at the second level.



April 8 Key Points for the Establishment of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Collection Deliberation Council were enacted. Key Points for the Establishment of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Collection Deliberation Council were enacted.



April 8Key Points for the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Collection Management were enacted.Key Points for the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Collection Management were enacted.



April 18The meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Calligraphy Group was heldThe meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Calligraphy Group was held: 24 pieces of work were evaluated at the first level, and 36 at the second level.



April 25The meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Western Painting Group was heldThe meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Western Painting Group was held: 11 pieces of work were evaluated at the first level, and 21 at the second level.



April 28The meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Complex Group was heldThe meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Complex Group was held: 7 pieces of work were evaluated at the first level, and 9 at the second level.



May 2The second meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Chinese Painting Group was held: The second meeting of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall collection review and assessment of the Chinese Painting Group was held: 1 piece of work was evaluated at the first level, and 457 were evaluated at the second level.



May 16the celebration of the 44th anniversary of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.The Minister of Culture, Hong Meng-qi, Chairperson of Sun Yat-sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, Xu Shui-de, the National Policy Advisor to the President, Wu Dong-ming, and Huang Guang-nan, artists Du Zhong-gao and Zhang Bin-huang, Prof. Wang Xiu-qi, Xue Ping-nan, Chen Hong-mian, attended amongst others the celebration of the 44th anniversary of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.



May 16The series of celebration for the 44th anniversary of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall The series of celebration for the 44th anniversary of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall included tree planting at Calligraphy Park at the west side of Chung Shan Park, a book-giving activity “Celebrating the anniversary with a festival of books,” with the 20th volume special issue of the “Sunology Research” being published, publishing the book “Inheritance and Innovation: In Memory of the 150th Birthday of Sun Yat-sen (Volumes 1 and 2)”.



May 19Key Points for the Establishment of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Life Aesthetics Program, the Key Points for EvaluatingKey Points for the Establishment of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Life Aesthetics Program, the Key Points for Evaluating the Teachers of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Life Aesthetics Program, and the Key Points for the Establishment of Deliberation Meetings of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Life Aesthetics Teachers and Courses Program were enacted.



May 24Renovations and reinforcements of the main building and hall stage were completed.Renovations and reinforcements of the main building and hall stage were completed.



June 3  the 2016 event “Night of the Indigenous Children—Amazing Music and DanceFormer President Ma Ying-jeou’s wife, Zhou Mei-qing, attended the 2016 event “Night of the Indigenous Children—Amazing Music and Dance,” featuring traditional song, dance, and musical performances of indigenous children held in the Main Hall. 



June 4 Liu Wen-wei’s Individual Exhibition” was held at the Chung-Shan National Gallery from June 4th to June 29th. “The Master Piece Forever—Liu Wen-wei’s Individual Exhibition” was held at the Chung-Shan National Gallery from June 4th to June 29th.



June 10~14 The Director of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall took research scholars of sunology to Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaThe Director of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall took research scholars of sunology to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to work at the Chinese Center, UTAR, and co-organized the "International Conference on Sun Yat-sen and Chinese in Southeast Asia." A total of 16 papers was released.



June 12Lin Guo-zhang, took research scholars of Sunology to Taiwan to visit the Sun Yat-sen MuseumThe Director of the National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Lin Guo-zhang, took research scholars of Sunology to Taiwan to visit the Sun Yat-sen Museum at Perak Tong, Ipoh, Malaysia and held a forum with the curator and host, Perak Tong Zhang Ying-jie.



June 18-July 20“2016 Tour Exhibition—the Life of Sun Yat-sen” with the National Taitung Living ArThe National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall co-organized the “2016 Tour Exhibition—the Life of Sun Yat-sen” with the National Taitung Living Art Center. The Exhibition took place at the Experiment Gallery and the Hope Gallery of the Center as a way of interacting with the local community and city cultural facilities to promote Sun Yat-sen’s great feat. The Exhibition is held from June 18 to July 20.



July 2Deng Xue-feng’s Paintings” exhibited at Chung-shan National GalleryThe opening ceremony for “Creative Art—Deng Xue-feng’s Paintings” exhibited at Chung-shan National Gallery was attended by Deputy Minister of Culture Xu Qiu-huang, former President of National Taiwan University of Arts Huang Guan-nan, famous ink painter Prof. Li Qi-mao, Director of Taipei Veterans General Hospital Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology Chen Liang-gong (Attending Physician of Prof. Deng Xue-feng), and former Minister of National Defense Wu Shi-wen, among others. The exhibition period is 7/2~7/31.



July 5會議。 To review the history of the Hall and collect related historic documents, relics, and photos, the Hall specially invited the architects and construction companies that were involved in the establishment of the HalTo review the history of the Hall and collect related historic documents, relics, and photos, the Hall specially invited the architects and construction companies that were involved in the establishment of the Hall at that time, as well as related scholars, including Luo Zhi-lang (front, fourth from the left), architect Xie Yuan (front, third from the right), architect Zhan Xun-ci (front, second from the right), architect Wang Shou-zheng (front, first from the left), President Wang Qi-yuan (back, second from the left), Prof. Liang Ming-gang (back, third from the right), and Prof. Xu Ming-song (back, first from the right) to convene the first consultation meeting for “the history of establishing National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.”



July 18Sun Wei-yong, grandnephew of Sun Yat-sen (third from the right) led a group of 12 to the Hall to present a bouquet and honor the statue of Sun Yat-sen and were received by Director-General of the Hall Lin Kuo-chang.Sun Wei-yong, grandnephew of Sun Yat-sen (third from the right) led a group of 12 to the Hall to present a bouquet and honor the statue of Sun Yat-sen and were received by Director-General of the Hall Lin Kuo-chang.



July 18The “2016 Tibetan Culture and Art Festival”, including the Ani Choying Dolma Concert, with Nuns of Vajrayana BuddhismThe “2016 Tibetan Culture and Art Festival”, including the Ani Choying Dolma Concert, with Nuns of Vajrayana Buddhism
in Nepal Ani Choying Dolma chanting Vajrayana Buddhism tradition, and a performance by the famous performing group U-Theatre, took place at the Main Hall.



July 19Deputy Director of the Secretariat of the Ministry of Culture Huang Zhi-tao led his colleagues to examine the conditions of public property management at the Hall.Deputy Director of the Secretariat of the Ministry of Culture Huang Zhi-tao led his colleagues to examine the conditions of public property management at the Hall.



July 192016 Beauty of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” PhotographyTo propagate the spirit of universal love and promote art and culture, the Hall particularly held the “2016 Beauty of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall” Photography Contest. A total of 28 winners were selected, including one each for Gold, Silver, and Bronze Award, 5 Merit Awards, and 20 Honorable Mentions. The Gold Award photo is “I Love the National Flag” by Zhang Xiu-huang.



July 25Secretary-General of Sun Yat-sen Foundation, Guangzhou, Zhong De-chang led 65 promising young students from Guangdong to visit the Hall, and they were received by Deputy Director-General of the Hall Yang Tong-huSecretary-General of Sun Yat-sen Foundation, Guangzhou, Zhong De-chang led 65 promising young students from Guangdong to visit the Hall, and they were received by Deputy Director-General of the Hall Yang Tong-hu



July 28Chen Liang-fa (fourth from the right), Assistant Director of the National HeritageChen Liang-fa (fourth from the right), Assistant Director of the National Heritage Board of Singapore Chen Zi-yu (third from the left), and Director Li Min-jie (second from the left) visited the Hall, were received by Director-General of the Hall Lin Kuo-chang and Director-General of Sun Yat-sen Nanyang Memorial Hall (Wan Qing Yuan), and held a forum for research and interchange in Conference Room I.



August 3An Exhibition of Liu Geng-gu’s Giant Glue Paintings”, which is on display at Chung-Shan National GalleryThe guests at the opening ceremony of “Songs to the Land, Humanism and Nature—An Exhibition of Liu Geng-gu’s Giant Glue Paintings”, which is on display at Chung-Shan National Gallery, include Prof. Xiao Qiong-rei, Dept. of History, National Cheng Kung University and Prof. Li Xi-jia, Dept. of Art, Chinese Culture University, among others. This exhibition will be from 8/3 to 8/31.



August 4-8Liu Bi-rong, an associate researcher of the Hall, attended the “Overseas Chinese Celebration for the 150th Birthday of Sun Yat-sen Forum and Gathering”Liu Bi-rong, an associate researcher of the Hall, attended the “Overseas Chinese Celebration for the 150th Birthday of Sun Yat-sen Forum and Gathering” from August 4 to August 8. The event was held by Sun Yat-sen’s great-grandson, Sun Guo-xiong (first from the left), and organized by the SUN YAT-SEN CENTER FOUNDATION.



August 5Former Minister of Culture Lung Ying-tai and other guests Former Minister of Culture Lung Ying-tai and other guests enjoyed the play “Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land”, performed in the Main Hall



August 6Zhang Yu-sen was invited to give a lecture on “Horticulture and Healthy Life” in the “Lectures on Culture” series in August. Chair of the Dept. of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, National Taiwan University Zhang Yu-sen was invited to give a lecture on “Horticulture and Healthy Life” in the “Lectures on Culture” series in August.



August 7-9Director-General of the Hall Lin Kuo-chang led the Chinese Alliance For Solidarity Association, the Society for Sun Yat-sen Studies, and a number of Taiwanese scholars to attend the 16th Cross-Strait Conference on the Study and Practice of Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Theory at Northeastern University, Changchun, China.Director-General of the Hall Lin Kuo-chang led the Chinese Alliance For Solidarity Association, the Society for Sun Yat-sen Studies, and a number of Taiwanese scholars to attend the 16th Cross-Strait Conference on the Study and Practice of Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Theory at Northeastern University, Changchun, China.



August 15To handle the information co-construction for the Ministry of Culture and the integration of information regarding art and cultural activitiesTo handle the information co-construction for the Ministry of Culture and the integration of information regarding art and cultural activities, the Hall introduced the “Art and Cultural Activity Management and Registration System” of the Ministry of Culture to the 41st Life Aesthetics Program in order to provide the trainees with more convenient services.
August 19-20Former President Ma Ying-jeou and his wife Zhou Mei-qing, Permanent Deputy Minister of Culture Zu Qiu-huang, and Chairperson of the People First Party James Soong, among others, enjoyed the play “Dai Zhai Men”, performed in the Main Hall. Former President Ma Ying-jeou and his wife Zhou Mei-qing, Permanent Deputy Minister of Culture Zu Qiu-huang, and Chairperson of the People First Party James Soong, among others, enjoyed the play “Dai Zhai Men”, performed in the Main Hall.
August 20Ijokaku (Kobe Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Association) and NPO International Music Association visited the Hall and paid tribute to the statue of Sun Yat-sen, gave flowers, and held the Taiwan-Japan Cultural Exchange ConcerIjokaku (Kobe Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall Association) and NPO International Music Association visited the Hall and paid tribute to the statue of Sun Yat-sen, gave flowers, and held the Taiwan-Japan Cultural Exchange Concert.
September 3Liang Yong-fei, Director of the Department of Arts Development, Prof. Li Qi-mao Liang Yong-fei, Director of the Department of Arts Development, Prof. Li Qi-mao, Dean Lin Jun-liang, Prof. Liang Xiu-Zhong, and Emeritus Professor Wang Xiu-Xiong of the College of Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, as well as curator Liang Dan-bei, among others, attended the opening ceremony for “Magic beyond Time and Space--
Prof. Li Quan-pei’s Memorial Exhibition” held at Chung Shan National Gallery on September 3. This exhibition will be from 9/3 to 9/28.
September 17The Hall co-organized the "Conference for Young Scholars on Sun Yat-sen Studies in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and MacauThe Hall co-organized the "Conference for Young Scholars on Sun Yat-sen Studies in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau" with the Cross-Strait Relations Development Association, the Chen Shou-ren Sun Yat-sen Research Center, the Sun Yat-sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, the Cross-Strait Research Center, the School of Continuing Education of Chinese Culture University, and the Mirror.
September 19-22Deputy Director-General of the Hall Yang Tong-hui led 11 Taiwanese scholars to Guangzhou, China from September 19 to 22 to co-organizeDeputy Director-General of the Hall Yang Tong-hui led 11 Taiwanese scholars to Guangzhou, China from September 19 to 22 to co-organize the 2016 “4th Conference in Memory of Sun Yat-sen” with the Sun Yat-sen Foundation, Guangdong, the Sun Yat-sen Society, Shanghai, and Sun Yat-sen Academic and Cultural Foundation, among other organizations.
September 23“13th International Joint Exhibition for Artistic Creation by the Physically Challenged” displayed in Cueisi Gallery. This exhibition will be from 9/23 to 10/2. President Tsai Ing-wen, Deputy Minister of Culture Yang Zi-bao, Director Liang Yong-fei, Deputy Minister of Education Lin Teng-jiao, Deputy Minister of Health and Welfare Lu Bao-jing, Deputy Director of the Social and Family Affairs Administration Huang Qing-gao, the deputy director of the Department of Social Welfare, and officials from Taipei City Government attended the opening ceremony of the “13th International Joint Exhibition for Artistic Creation by the Physically Challenged” displayed in Cueisi Gallery. This exhibitio