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Experts Gather Together to Talk about “Chinese Design 40 Years”

Experts Gather Together to Talk about “Chinese Design 40 Years”

The two-day forum invited speakers to deliver speeches on four themes, including “Strategy & Decision”, “Culture & Choice”, “City & Creativity” and “Education & Future”, and a special round-table discussion was held at the end of each section, to discuss the future development of Chinese design.
Song Xiaoxia: Xu Beihong and the Road of Modern Chinese Fine Arts in the 20th Century

Song Xiaoxia: Xu Beihong and the Road of Modern Chinese Fine Arts in the 20th Century

It was the second round of the series of lectures for the “Celebration of the Centennial of Central Academy of Fine Arts: Xu Beihong–Living Art Forever”. In the lecture, Prof. Song Xiaoxia was rethinking on Xu Beihong’s artistic thoughts and historical concepts, that reflect on the direct relationship...
Studying the Nature of Things: “Detachment” The Second Exhibition of CAI Young Artist Laboratory Opened

Studying the Nature of Things: “Detachment” The Second Exhibition of CAI Young Artist Laboratory Opened

The three young artists Mi Jie, Sun Yitian and Yan Laichao present their observations and reflections on “objects” from their individual perspective.
Fred S. Kleiner: History and Landscape in Roman Art

Fred S. Kleiner: History and Landscape in Roman Art

Fred S. Kleiner, Professor of Art History at Boston University, USA and the author of “Gardner’s Art Through the Ages”, had been invited to bring the audiences a feast of Roman history and landscapes on the themes of “historical reliefs” and “landscape frescoes”. The lecture was presided over by Shao Yiyang, Professor of Art History...
Jonathan Harris: Chinese Contemporary Art in a Global Context

Jonathan Harris: Chinese Contemporary Art in a Global Context

Prof. Jonathan Harris delivered a speech and said that, the global contemporary art world and Chinese contemporary art are connected with each other. When we talk about one of them, it will affect the way we view and understand the other. He called globalization an “asymmetrical” process.
The Freedom Games Related to the Visual: Times – New Works by Li Tingting

The Freedom Games Related to the Visual: Times – New Works by Li Tingting

The theme of the exhibition “Times” is inspired by a constantly superimposed “Violin” quadruplet exhibited in the exhibition. Along with this, there continues an overlap of a violin on a violin, remaining trajectories sliding on the screen, prompting a trace showing the passage of time through figures.
Massimo Roj: The City of Surpassing Beauty, Reflecting on the Social Function of Architectural Design

Massimo Roj: The City of Surpassing Beauty, Reflecting on the Social Function of Architectural Design

The Italian architect Massimo Roj led the audience to think of the relationship between architecture, aesthetics and art, particularly exploring the architects’ responsibility and pursuit...
Dialogue beyond 400 years: A Solo Show by Etsu Egami Displaying in London

Dialogue beyond 400 years: A Solo Show by Etsu Egami Displaying in London

Misunderstanding often has negative consequences, but sometimes it leads to evolution. This is also the focus of her creation. Her current work is to try to expand the “Mis-hearing" and extend it to exchanges between countries and regions and extend the collision between ethnic groups and cultures.
“The Time is Now”: Nigel Rolfe’s Performance Art Debuts in China

“The Time is Now”: Nigel Rolfe’s Performance Art Debuts in China

This exhibition reviews Rolfe’s artistic practice through his past work, site-specific photographs and pieces recently created at the museum. In addition to 20 photos of performance art, the exhibition also presents important video works by the artist.
Reproduction of Realism: Xu Beihong’s 118 Representative Works Debut at NAMOC

Reproduction of Realism: Xu Beihong’s 118 Representative Works Debut at NAMOC

This exhibition sorts out and displays over 100 pieces of Xu Beihong which were landmarks of the times with great historical value. They are divided into three parts. The exhibition remains on view till March 4.
“To Love • Love: Medicine and Art are in the Same Boat” with the Fourth Round having been held

“To Love • Love: Medicine and Art are in the Same Boat” with the Fourth Round having been held

Love is the origin of art, and the core character of medicine. The old painters do not only show the audience the understanding and expression of love, but also the essence of thought after years of sedimentation.
Fan Di’an, Olivier Kaeppelin, Liu Shangying: Living Natures – Art and Nature

Fan Di’an, Olivier Kaeppelin, Liu Shangying: Living Natures – Art and Nature

They used this exhibition to start to explore the presentation of the exhibition and behavior style of the artist who painted on-site in the natural arena and it is extended to the differences and common issues of “art and nature” in Chinese and Western cultures, and it also inspires so it is possible to have...