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Rediscovering “Dunhuang” through the Forms of Art Creations

Rediscovering “Dunhuang” through the Forms of Art Creations

Dunhuang does not only reflect on the existing caves, statues, murals in the northwestern Gobi desert, it is also the cultural factor behind the Chinese art developmental context and creative status quo, so it is a form of traditional civilization’s hidden energy for contemporary culture.
Four Chapters of “Crossing Dunhuang” presents the transcendence of the ancient and modern

Four Chapters of “Crossing Dunhuang” presents the transcendence of the ancient and modern

The exhibition includes four chapters: “Open a Way to the West”, “Flying Asparas”, “Ceremony and Music Rituals” and “Worshipping”, through over 300 works to construct a dialogue between the ancient and modern.
Hong Ling

Hong Ling

Perhaps we can say that, Chinese mountains and rivers belong to a kind of “cultural landscape”, while Hong Ling’s continuous efforts over many years confirm and expand the space and possibility in the field of Chinese mountains and rivers expressed by oil painting materials. Summary and research of Hong Ling’s artistic creative process and his...
“Laying a Foundation: Wang Xun and Chinese Art History Discipline” – To Commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Birth of Wang Xun

“Laying a Foundation: Wang Xun and Chinese Art History Discipline” – To Commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Birth of Wang Xun

It also launched the press conference for the publication of the new revisions of “Chinese Art History” and “Wang Xun’s Chronicle”...
CAFA Awarded the First Group of “Chinese Criticism Base in Literary and Art Circles”

CAFA Awarded the First Group of “Chinese Criticism Base in Literary and Art Circles”

The opening ceremony of CAFA “Chinese Criticism Base in Literary and Art Circles” and contemporary art review symposium was held at the library lecture hall in CAFA. CAFA becomes one of the first 22 “Chinese Criticism Bases in Literary and Art Circles” and is the only professional academic institution.
Hive Center for Contemporary Art presents "A Journey in and out of Classic: Wu Jiang’s Solo Show"

Hive Center for Contemporary Art presents “A Journey in and out of Classic: Wu Jiang’s Solo Show”

In Wu Jiang and his artworks, what we see is an open, changeable and anti-conceptualizing visual mechanism and discursive logic. In his field of vision, form has difficulty being self-sustaining, and concepts are difficult to establish.
“Towards Participation in Art: History and the Effects on Display” a Lecture by Rudolf Frieling

“Towards Participation in Art: History and the Effects on Display” a Lecture by Rudolf Frieling

Rudolf Frieling is a professor from Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig, former curator of the German ZKM, Host of the “Media Art Network” project, currently he is a curator for media art of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
The Dimension of Tradition: CAFA Presents its Attitude to Tradition in the 1950s and 1960s

The Dimension of Tradition: CAFA Presents its Attitude to Tradition in the 1950s and 1960s

This exhibition continues to May 4, 2016. The curator Cao Qinghui revealed that the exhibited works would be replaced by another group of exhibits during the exhibition...
"For Chinese Painting (Round II) – Exhibition of Teaching and Creative Achievements from the CAFA School of Chinese Painting" Opening Dec 4

“For Chinese Painting (Round II) – Exhibition of Teaching and Creative Achievements from the CAFA School of Chinese Painting” Opening Dec 4

The exhibition curator and President of CAFA Fan Di’an raises “starting, inheriting, innovation, integration” as the academic theme of the exhibition...
Seminar on Diamond Leaves: the Second Exhibition of Artists’ Books

Seminar on Diamond Leaves: the Second Exhibition of Artists’ Books

The seminar unfolded on the basis of three topics: firstly, the unique features of artists’ books; secondly, the relationship between artists’ books and contemporary culture and the future potential of artists’ books; thirdly, how will the Chinese traditional bookmaking culture influence the creation...
Reflection of the Ink Painting in the Context of New Culture: “True Color of Ink Painting” debuted at the Ancestral Temple

Reflection of the Ink Painting in the Context of New Culture: “True Color of Ink Painting” debuted at the Ancestral Temple

Ink painting is a tradition and also a new academic subject in a new cultural context along with the development of the era.
“The Traditional Dimension” – Learning and Transformation of the Ethnic Artistic Traditions by CAFA in the 1950s and 1960s

“The Traditional Dimension” – Learning and Transformation of the Ethnic Artistic Traditions by CAFA in the 1950s and 1960s

The breakthrough point of the research is very special, which is primarily based on two premises, including the situation of CAFA in the process...