繼2007年以「五十凳」探究庶民生活文化之後，2008年「點‧心」將主題拉到古代文人的生命格調與審美追求上。「文房五十」藉由講座、參訪與閱讀，親近明、清文人精雅的生活追求，與背後蘊涵的價值追求與人生態度。50 Pleasures in the Study＿ Awakening the Design Power of Taiwan from Traditional Culture.Blending traditional Chinese culture and modern design power
“50 Pleasures in the Study” is the theme of the 2nd exhibition by Dian Shin Design Invitational Exhibition. Study can be further extended as four treasures in the study, writing brushes, ink sticks, paper and ink stones as well as other unique Chinese stationery. In the same time, it also means study of literati. 50 works plus 50 designers make 100 scores. “This is good and perfect”, said convener Hu Yu-tsung, smilingly about the reason of 50.Making designers seeds of publicity“50 Pleasures in the Study” is the exhibition with most participants and works among the designers’ joint exhibitions. It is after deep contemplation, according to Hu. He hopes to invite designers from all over Taiwan in balance of northern, central and southern Taiwan with half male and half female designers in major industries. 50 designers is the amount for observation. The greater ambition is to take designers as a point of expanding influence. Through words of mouth publicity, the power can be expanded from points to lines and surface to expedite the claim of returning to mother land culture.
In the traffic hub, Taichung will attract more exhibitions.“50 Pleasures in the Study” at TADA is to be anticipated. It will have interchange with Taichung citizens and can be expressed in wider space. Taichung boasts unique and leisure life atmosphere. All levels have accumulated rich creation energy. It is expected to see Taichung as the hub of design power in the entire Taiwan.