In 1895, Taiwan had become the colony that Japan owned. The modern display systems that came along with the step ruled by Japanese government transplanted Taiwan. The modern display systems included the small-scale agriculture, the product Hinpyoukai, Health Education Exhibition, the Police Exhibition with the significance of education and the knowledge instruction, and Product Multual Progress Fair with big-scale and various exhibits. The display systems has got many experiences. According to these experiences, the first Taiwan exhibition is held in 1935. In fifty-one years of Taiwan ruled by Japanese government, display exhibitions that came along with the colonial policies of Taiwan Governor’s Office have changed their content with time.
In 1916 (5th year of Taisho Era) ‘Taiwan Industrial Multual-Progress Fair,’ was held the Grand Sight of Formosa Exhibition during the first half period of Japanese Rule in order to celebrate the 20th Year of its foundation under Japanese Rule by Taiwan Governor’s Office. In addition, the process of plan was complete. Its exhibits came from Taiwan, Korea, state of North East, Sakhalin, China, Hong Kong, and Southeast Asia. Although the display was held for ‘the Multual-Progress Fair,’ it seemed like a world exposition.
The thesis is ‘Taiwan Industrial Multual-Progress Fair’ as the research center, inquiring into the process of ‘Taiwan Industrial Multual-Progress Fair’ planned by Taiwan Governor’s Office, including human affairs, management conference, and activity propaganda. Besides, discussing the Government of Taiwan Governor’s Office how to represent ‘Colonial Taiwan ’ ruled for twenty years by using ‘Taiwan Industrial Multual-Progress Fair,’ and how to expand and consolidate the ruling policies of ‘Colonial Taiwan ’ in the future.