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He has never stopped drawing though he has reached old age: “Dai Ze Art Exhibition” Debuted at the National Museum of China

He has never stopped drawing though he has reached old age: “Dai Ze Art Exhibition” Debuted at the National Museum of China

It presents more than 170 representative works of Dai Ze’s created during different periods, including his renowned work...
Stories of Artistic Growth: “The Gray Palette: When I Studied at CAFA” has been officially published

Stories of Artistic Growth: “The Gray Palette: When I Studied at CAFA” has been officially published

The book launch involved a gathering of many of the book’s authors to recall their stories of events at CAFA, and a discussion of the spirit and history of CAFA over the last one hundred years.
Wu Hongliang: Xu Beihong and No. 2A Dayabao Hutong

Wu Hongliang: Xu Beihong and No. 2A Dayabao Hutong

In the lecture, Wu Hongliang started with the relationship between Xu Beihong and No. 2A Dayabao Hutong, then selected four historical time nodes and returned to historical events to review and analyze changes in people and events, thus restoring historical events and stories while outlining the art ecology of the 20th century. ...
Zhou Bo: Dunhuang and Modern Visual Culture in China

Zhou Bo: Dunhuang and Modern Visual Culture in China

In this lecture, the artworks by Zhang Daqian, Wu Zuoren, Sun Zongwei, Dong Xiwen, Saone Chang and so on were used to introduce Dunhuang’s influence on modern Chinese art and design.
“Go With the Times: CAFA Centennial Celebration Exhibition” Kicked Off

“Go With the Times: CAFA Centennial Celebration Exhibition” Kicked Off

Based on the collection from CAFA Art Museum, it has selected representative pieces created by the students & teachers from CAFA during different periods over the past one hundred years...
The Central Academy of Fine Arts kicked off its centennial celebrations on April 1 2018

The Central Academy of Fine Arts kicked off its centennial celebrations on April 1 2018

Starting from a new epoch based on the achievements CAFA has made over the past hundred years, we would conscientiously study and implement the artistic and educational...
Olafur Eliasson: Your Engagement has Consequences

Olafur Eliasson: Your Engagement has Consequences

On the occasion of Olafur Eliasson’s solo exhibition entitled “The unspeakable openness of things” being shown at the Beijing Red Brick Art Museum, the artist Eliasson was invited to give a lecture at the Central Academy of Fine Arts on the afternoon of March 25, 2018, to explain the relationships among artworks and artists, audiences,...
Naren Barfield: The essence of design is the value to improve this world

Naren Barfield: The essence of design is the value to improve this world

Naren Barfield, Deputy Vice Chancellor and Provost at Royal College of Art, was invited to deliver a speech themed on “Collaboration: the Future of Global Citizenship” at the symposium. CAFA ART INFO took this opportunity to interview him about his impression of development in Chinese design as well as his suggestions for young designers.
Sheng Wei: Lu Chen’s Views on the West and Modernity

Sheng Wei: Lu Chen’s Views on the West and Modernity

The modernization of Chinese paintings and the views on Western art are the most thought-provoking part of Lu Chen’s art and his artistic thoughts, and he has a basic judgment and practice direction for this topic: “the marriage of distant relatives”. Although it is not a completely new argument – in the Republic of...
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.
Detachment–The Second Exhibition of CAI Young Artist Laboratory will be presented at Feefan’s Art

Detachment–The Second Exhibition of CAI Young Artist Laboratory will be presented at Feefan’s Art

The second exhibition of CAI Young Artist Laboratory, extends from self-knowledge to the broader “all things”. Under the theme of “objects”, through the artist’s touch and gaze on abstract and concrete “objects”, to discuss a creation with a head-up perspective...