Picture Book Area
| ◆The Whirling Staircase Dock: We Want to Fly… We can… |
In step with the whirling staircase, enjoying a high-altitude bird’s eye view from different perspectives over picture book country and the extraordinary city at which we’re about to land, we activate children’s unbridled imaginations and their purity, their innate innocence. Here, everyone is a space-ship captain at the controls of their own Art.
◆The Dock of Happy Greetings: Art’s Check-IN
|◆ Fantasy Spaceship Staircase: Picture Book Kingdom|
Tread lightly on the shoreline spindrift. Kindly remove your fetters (shoes) and your burden (baggage), and exchange them for courage and dreams. The access passwords for an extraordinary, giant, three-dimensional picture book door (a three-dimensional picture book) are the yearning minds of children.
◆Fantastically Lush Plains, Towns and Cities: Seeking Green Meadows
◆A Magical Flying Book: Art Takes Off
◆Magical Electricity-Charging Tree: Primed for Action
◆ Picture Book Radar Station: Art’s Cockpit
| ◆ The Bookcase at the Shore: Braving the Wind and the Waves|
Dashing against the shore is one picture book after another. They are rare treasures from Picture Book Kingdom. To stoop down and pick one up is to select one from ten thousand, great picture book works offered in tribute by all countries. Here, to travel the world is no longer pie in the sky. With passionate curious heart, let’s go brave the wind and the waves!This is the base for the building of dreams―for children only! This is the beautiful world which gives birth to future masters of picture books.
|◆ Book Cabin: Cozy Room, Quiet Prattle|
Enjoy a cozy room with an ambience of parent and child prattle. Here you can escape all turmoil, and read your child a book that he loves or let him read aloud a small passage. Enjoy the pleasures of parent and child togetherness. Her pleasant surprise, his focused attention, your praise, your sense of being moved, will all be part of the beautiful scenery of life.
|. ◆ Art Corner: Boundless Ocean of Books|
In each corner of the Picture Book Area, we can experience different reading pleasures. Literature, life, art, history, humanities, nature, science, fantasy……, there are all kinds of books. Enjoy the leisurely, cheerful, relaxed space!
|◆ Story Room: A Gentle Feast for Parent and Child|
The Three Little Pigs, Little Red Riding Hood, The Little Match Girl….…When we’re little, what we love best is to sit on Mommy’s or Daddy’s knee and listen to stories.
The Story Room in the Children’s Picture Book Area at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts provides narrative picture books in all kinds of styles. In this cozy space, the people of different picture book kingdoms narrate all kinds of illustrated stories. Here, you can let your children linger within the confines of their soaring imaginations, stimulate those imaginations, and allow yourself not only to experience anew the wonderful memories of childhood, but shorten the distance between yourself and your child. Come and explore the vibrant picture book world with your children!
| ◆Picture Book Maze: Seeking the Garden of Art|
The artistic world is so vast. Faced with so many works of art, how do we decide what we like and what we don’t like? This maze, for example. Will we get lost? Don’t worry. This maze on the wall, I walked it many times. Everyone follow me!After walking around the maze, I’m going to walk around the palace of art upstairs. Let’s take our chances together! Although this looks like a maze to people coming here for the first time, don’t worry: the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts will take us to enjoy works that will excite us and move us more than these. 」