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A Continuation of the Context of Modern Chinese Prints “Spiritual Journey: Research on Song Yuanwen” was unveiled

A Continuation of the Context of Modern Chinese Prints “Spiritual Journey: Research on Song Yuanwen” was unveiled

It is themed on “Spiritual Journal”, started from three cultural identities including “Printmaking Artist”, “Printmaking Educator”, and “Printmaking Activist”, and their dynamic relationships, so that the representative works of different periods...
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Professor Xu Bing from CAFA during his first state visit to China

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Professor Xu Bing from CAFA during his first state visit to China

They visited and talked in Professor Xu Bing’s studio for an hour, and Professor Xu Bing showed President Steinmeier his representative works including Background Story, Square Word Calligraphy, American Silkworm Series, Phoenix Project...
The Forgotten Master: “Everlasting Sincerity of the Heart—Li Ruinian and Art Education” was unveiled at CAFAM

The Forgotten Master: “Everlasting Sincerity of the Heart—Li Ruinian and Art Education” was unveiled at CAFAM

Based on a unique artistic perspective, it starts from the growth environment, learning background, friends and hobbies, ideas and methods in teaching, to present Li Ruinian and his studies in a three-dimensional way, as well as his artworks...
Knowledge Production in Art History: the Second Wang Xun Art History Forum Opened

Knowledge Production in Art History: the Second Wang Xun Art History Forum Opened

While the current issues on the academic research of art history were presented, it has also promoted an exchange and dialogue between the scholars of art history from CAFA and the ones from other institutes, and thus endeavors to develop the discipline.
Chinese poet Xi Chuan won the Cikada Prize 2018

Chinese poet Xi Chuan won the Cikada Prize 2018

Xi Chuan studied English literature at Beijing University from 1981 to 1985, and was a visiting scholar to the International Writing Program of the University of Iowa in 2002, and Orion Scholar to the University of Victoria, Canada in 2009. He is currently teaching Classical Chinese Literature at the School of Liberal Arts, Central Academy...
Never Become a Runaway Slave from Art: “Golden Water—Chen Mingqiang Solo Exhibition” was unveiled at CAFA

Never Become a Runaway Slave from Art: “Golden Water—Chen Mingqiang Solo Exhibition” was unveiled at CAFA

Curator Liu Libin believes that Chen Mingqiang’s choice of “ready-made” products have both a visual measure and consideration on social factors. The exhibition showcases his artistic exploration and creations over the past five years.
2018 China Datong Sculpture Biennial: Contemporary Chinese Sculpture in Multiple Perspectives

2018 China Datong Sculpture Biennial: Contemporary Chinese Sculpture in Multiple Perspectives

Themed on “Difference”, it covers a large number of high-quality works created in different contemporary contexts...
Coexistence, Reflection and Imaging: Art and Mainstream Value Since the 1990s

Coexistence, Reflection and Imaging: Art and Mainstream Value Since the 1990s

The Lonely Spirit” returns to the historical scene, highlighted the “mainstream value” in the field of literature and art, observed the position of literature and art and the granted value, as well as the efforts of countless individuals in the process of new China’s development, and also it offers a slice that allows people to...
James Elkins: The End of Diversity in Art History, Theory and Criticism

James Elkins: The End of Diversity in Art History, Theory and Criticism

In this lecture, Elkins took the “North Atlantic” as the main point to form a discussion on the conflict between globalization and diversity in contemporary art history. Elkins declared that, “North Atlantic” sometimes meant the geographic region, but usually it meant historical art writing, and “North Atlantic” was an English-based historical art writing method, from...
The Start of a Long Journey: Outstanding Works by the Graduates of 2018 from Key Art Academies in China, is on display at CAFAM

The Start of a Long Journey: Outstanding Works by the Graduates of 2018 from Key Art Academies in China, is on display at CAFAM

After being organized by the other top eight art schools in China, the exhibition once again returns to where it started, the Central Academy of Fine Arts.
“When Lines Become Boundaries: Pei Yongmei Art Exhibition” Unveiled at Beijing Minsheng Art Museum

“When Lines Become Boundaries: Pei Yongmei Art Exhibition” Unveiled at Beijing Minsheng Art Museum

As an important representative of young Chinese contemporary female artists, artist Pei Yongmei has been engaged in the creation and exploration of visual art for many years, and she uses a mobile perspective and flowing lines in her easel painting...
Shirazeh Houshiary in Dialogue with Yu Hong: The Enlightenment of Contemporary Art in Dunhuang

Shirazeh Houshiary in Dialogue with Yu Hong: The Enlightenment of Contemporary Art in Dunhuang

The two artists enjoyed a discussion on the murals and statues of Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, taking their experiences of study and growth as the context to share their thoughts of creation, leading the audience to face a reflection of history...