The Pier 2 Art Center in Kaohsiung is a hub of outdoor and indoor art warehouse and museums. Its set around an old and charming unused wharf. The wharf is now named the “Yencheng Passenger Wharf“. The Pier 2 Warehouse main building was used to store sugar, but now houses different contemporary art throughout the year.
The surrounding grounds are full of modern art sculptures, statues and decorated buildings. There are miles of walking paths and a cycle path that cuts through tte...Painting on wall at Pier 2. The Pier 2 Art Centre in Kaohsiung is a hub of outdoor and indoor art warehouse and museums set around an old and charming disused wharf. The wharf is now called the “Yencheng Passenger Wharf“.
The main building, The Pier 2 Warehouse, was once a used to store sugar, but now houses different contemporary art throughout the year. The surrounding grounds are full of modern art sculptures, statues and decorated buildings. There are miles of walking paths and a cycle path that cuts through the art district which adds to the fresh feel of the area.
Pier 2 is the best place in Kaohsiung for modern art fans, and the area is bustling with young art lovers and visitors.
The district comprises of not only the Pier 2 Warehouse, but several other art galleries and museums, which are all next to each other. Some of the other galleries are currently:
Super Nature Conceptual Art of Mimicry Exhibition
The Wall Live House
Kaohsiung Museum of Labour
Tung Fang Institute of Technology – Shigeo Fukuda Design Museum
Mechanical Art on Component Street
Great modern art, inside and outside
Clever use of previously abandoned and disused space
This is a great place to spend a half to a full day as there are so many things to admire.
The exhibitions are always changing, so multiple visits are a must
There are lots of walking paths and cycling routes around the surrounding area
Beside the 3rd trench in Port of Kaohsiung.
Restoration items in ventilation, structure and facilities.
The largest interior area in Pier-2.
High ceilings. Floor plan 1440 m²
Mainly use for contemporary art, large-scale exhibition and concert.
Tai-sugar C5 Warehouse
Built during the Japanese era as the Tai-Sugar Warehouse
Restoration in 1999
Floor space approximate 580 m²
For small exhibition, workshop studio and administrate office
Previous Tai-Sugar warehouse.
The roof has been set on fire during renovation.
An intermediate space. Mainly for performance program.
Outsourcing to THE WALL on 8th of May, 2010
Plaza between C4 and C5 building.
Originally preserve for road use.
An open space to public.
Art market, performance and meeting place.
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Dayong Road, Yancheng District, Kaohsiung City, 11, 7th Floor
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No. 67 Jyuguang Road, Yan-Chen District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807