三義木雕博物館亞太木雕展 結合現代題材開創新紀元 | Sanyi Wood Sculpture museum showcases Asian artists’ stunning works

亞太木雕展即日起至十月二十七日在三義木雕博物館展出。|Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum is showcasing wood-carved sculptures from various Asian countries as well as award-winning works from local wood carving masters. (圖由陳志東提供 | Chen Chih-tung)
亞太木雕展即日起至十月二十七日在三義木雕博物館展出。|Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum is showcasing wood-carved sculptures from various Asian countries as well as award-winning works from local wood carving masters. (圖由陳志東提供 | Chen Chih-tung)

【看英文中國郵報學英文】苗栗三義木雕博物館即日起至10月27日展出台灣木雕南向交流展及臺灣國際木雕競賽展,邀請台灣、日本、泰國與印尼等國知名木雕藝術家、工藝家與設計家,展出75件精美作品,呈現亞太各國木質藝術之美。

Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum is showcasing 75 wood-carved sculptures from Japan, Thailand and Indonesia, as well as award-winning works from Taiwan until Oct. 27.

日本四元隆明的《玉之座》|Takaaki Yamamoto's work, "Seat of jade," is displayed in the museum. (圖由陳志東提供|Chen,Chih-tung)
日本四元隆明的《玉之座》|Takaaki Yamamoto’s work, “Seat of jade,” is displayed in the museum. (圖由陳志東提供|Chen Chih-tung)

位於苗栗縣三義的木雕博物館於1995年開館,是台灣唯一以木雕館為主題的公立博物館,還曾在2003年獲得台灣建築獎必採景點,三義鄉成為台灣的觀光重鎮之一。

Located in northern central Taiwan, Miaoli Sanyi township is a popular travel destination, featuring Hakka culture and old railways. Combined with the nearby attractions such as Shengxing railway stations, Longteng broken bridge, and Cihjishan tea farm, Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum is a must-see tourist spot.

台灣江孟禧的作品《如果我是山》|Taiwanese sculptor, Jiang,Meng-si showcased the work, "If I were a mountain." (圖由陳志東提供|Chen,Chih-tung)
台灣江孟禧的作品《如果我是山》|Taiwanese sculptor, Jiang Meng-si showcased her work, “If I were a mountain.” (圖由陳志東提供 | Chen Chih-tung)

設立木雕博物館是為了發揚木雕藝術,館內展示許多台灣本土以及國外的木雕藝術家作品,共分為九大主題:雕刻藝術的起源、中國雕塑歷代風貌、南島民族木雕、三義木雕源流、建築家具、寺廟宗教、複合媒材及當代藝術邀請展和木雕藝術特展。

The museum features the artworks of both local and overseas artists. The nine themes of the exhibition include the introduction of wood sculpture, the styles of each Chinese dynasty, Austronesian tribe wood sculpture, the origins of Sanyi wood sculpture, wood sculpture exhibition hall, temples deities, architecture & furniture, an exhibition of mix media, and an invitational exhibition.

《所以、該、笑》是台灣木雕家張巧玉的作品 | A wooden sculpture, named "so should I cry?" carved by Chang,Chiao-yu shows mixed emotions.(圖由陳志東提供|Chen,Chih-tung)
《所以、該、笑》是台灣木雕家張巧玉的作品 | A wooden sculpture, named “so should I cry?” carved by Chang Chiao-yu shows mixed emotions. (圖由陳志東提供 | Chen Chih-tung)

隨著年輕藝術家崛起、老師傅與木雕博物館積極與國際接軌,木雕不再只是達摩與彌勒佛,有更多創意主題加入,如張書斌手機系列01」。

Thanks to a growing number of participating young artists and old masters’ connection to international art, the subjects of the wood carved sculptures have varied in recent years, including a series of sculptures, named “Cellphones.” 

張書斌的作品《手機系列01》|A wooden sculpture, "Cellpone 01" carved by Chang,Shu-pin displays the modern life. (圖由陳志東提供|Chen,Chih-tung)
張書斌的作品《手機系列01》|A wooden sculpture, “Cellpone 01” carved by Chang,Shu-pin displays the modern life. (圖由陳志東提供 | Chen Chih-tung)

By Shelly Yang