Taiwan Museum to Open Next Week

11 October 2010 (Last Updated October 11th, 2010 18:30)

The Lanyang Museum in Yilan County, Taiwan, will be formally opened next week. Designed by Kris Yao and Artech, the project has been modelled on the shape of the cuesta rocks, found in north-east Taiwan. The museum has been designed to integrate with its wetland surroundings and

The Lanyang Museum in Yilan County, Taiwan, will be formally opened next week.

Designed by Kris Yao and Artech, the project has been modelled on the shape of the cuesta rocks, found in north-east Taiwan.

The museum has been designed to integrate with its wetland surroundings and gives a floating appearance.

The construction of the museum took 18 years to complete, according to taiwantoday.com.