Shigeo Fukuda Design Museum
In 2007, the most important event of
Master Fukuda was appointed as visiting professor at
The philosophy of founding
A 5-feet 3-dimensional steel sculptures situated in the campus of Tung Fang Institute of Technology is a world-class art design landmark designed by Master Fukuda. This magnificent sphere of linked hands and feet symbolizes the educational principles of our school：whole person education and global concern.
Despite the perishing of Master Shigeo Fukuda (1932-2009), his artworks are still highly valued and treasured by important world design almanacs and will always be circulated widely in the world. Needless to say, Master Fukuda is an irreplaceable role model in visual arts. His unique and humorous artistic style reveals the playful and satire theme appropriately.
Tung Fang Institute of Technology had its first encounter and cooperation with Master Fukuda several years ago at the Chinese Design Seminar which was a conformity plan sponsored by the Ministry of Education. The teaching principles and art collections of our school also had gained Master Fukudas commendation; therefore, he consented to establish an overseas design collection museum in the campus of Tung Fang Institute of Technology. In 2007,
On July 12, 2009, President Ma Ying-jeou visited our school. Accompanied by Principal Chiu, President Ma had a spiritual exchange with Master Fukuda and signed his autograph.
To commemorate Master Fukudas remarkable artistic achievement, the wife and daughter of Master Fukuda, Yasuko Fukuda and Milan Fukuda, donated Master Fukudas posthumous artworks to well-known art museums around the world. Our school received 750 pieces among all, and this increased the collection of Master Fukudas artworks to 1750 pieces.