In an ongoing effort to promote Taiwan's rich cultural heritage, the Taiwan Opera Center will be the nation's first venue dedicated entirely to the advancement of traditional arts. In addition to the 1000+ seat performance hall, the facility will also include rehearsal facilities and office space, made available to state-administered art groups including the National Guoguang Opera Company, National Chinese Orchestra Taiwan, Taiwan Music Center, and Taiwan National Choir. The performance hall will offer a 300-degree viewing range of the stage. Additionally, both the performance hall and rehearsal facilities will feature interiors acoustically optimized for traditional Chinese music.
Location: Taipei, Taiwan
Gross Building Area: 35,000 m^2
Scope of Service: Schematic design through construction administration
Client: Ministry of Culture, Taiwan Government
Architect: Kris Yao | Artech (Taipei, Taiwan)