U.S. – China College Art Summit: WELCOME

 

Good morning.

 

I am Graeme Sullivan, Director of the Penn State School of Visual Arts.It is a pleasure to welcome you to The Pennsylvania State University. We look forward to your participation in the first US – China College Art Summit.

A goal of the Summit is to demonstrate the benefit of collaborating with global partners who believe in the individual and community value of art, education and culture. We come together for conversation, to exchange ideas, and to share what we do.

The program features more than thirty artists, designers, educators, researchers, and cultural leaders, from arts institutes in China, and the School of Visual Arts. The topics cover areas of curriculum and teaching, art and design, cultural inquiry, and studio research. There will be panels, artists’ presentations, workshops.

Tonight, we will celebrate the work of our visiting artists from China with a special exhibition in the Zoller Gallery.

In welcoming you, I want to express a deep sense of appreciation for the organizers and sponsors of this event. This summit has been sponsored by China Arts Link, a non-profit organization based in New York. I want to officially thank the two coordinators of the Summit, Xinxin Guo, from China Arts Link, and Karen Keifer-Boyd, Penn State School of Visual Arts. Xinxin, Karen, please stand and be acknowledged.

As well, I want to introduce and thank four remarkable assistants, who have translated the content of the summit and who will assist over the next two days.Yang Deng, Xiran Liu, Min Gu and Arianna Deng, please stand and be acknowledged.

I look forward to the exciting program you are about to experience, and to getting to know you more through your art.

Welcome!

 

Graeme Sullivan, Director,

Penn State School of Visual Arts

各位早上好,

 

我是格雷姆·苏利文,宾州视觉艺术学院的院长。

 

欢迎您来到宾夕法尼亚州立大学!我们非常期待第一届中美高校艺术峰会在这里的展开。峰会的目的是彰显国际合作间的友谊和共同利益,我们也很荣幸能够和相信艺术、教育和文化价值的国际友人们一起,欢聚一堂,相互交流,分享经验。本次峰会集聚了三十多位艺术家、设计师、教育家,研究人员和文化领袖,他们纷纷来自宾州视觉艺术学院和中国各地的艺术院校和机构。峰会形式多样,有小组讨论,学术演讲以及工作坊,主题涵盖了课程与教学、艺术与设计、文化探究、创作研究等领域。

 

今天傍晚,我们将在左勒美术馆共同庆祝中国艺术家“东风西渐”专题展的开幕式。

 

在欢迎各位到来的同时,我也想借此机会表达我对这次峰会的组织者和承办者的由衷感谢。这次峰会是由中美艺术交流协会发起与承办的,她是驻纽约的一个非营利性机构。我想正式的感谢这次峰会的两位负责人,一位是中美艺术交流协会主席郭欣欣,另一位是宾夕法尼亚州立大学艺术学院教授凯伦.基佛博伊德。请两位站起来让我们认识一下,谢谢你们!

 

 

还有,我想感谢这次协助筹办峰会的四位优秀的志愿者。他们帮助我们翻译了许多演讲内容,并且将在接下来两天的峰会中继续承担每场会议的翻译和主持。她们是邓薇哲,刘翕(xi)然,谷敏和邓暘。请四位站起来让我们认识一下,感谢你们!

 

 

我相信大家将共同经历一次难忘的峰会,我也很期待能透过每件艺术作品来结识在座的每一位。再次欢迎各位的到来!

 

格雷姆·苏利文院长

宾州视觉艺术学院

首届中美高等艺术教育峰会暨学术展

The First US-CHINA College Art Summit & Exhibition

2018年4月16-21日

 

主办单位/ HOST:

 

发起与承办单位/SPONSOR:

 

 

 

 

 

组委会/COMMITTEE:

中美艺术交流协会总监 郭欣欣 Xinxin Guo

美国宾州州立大学美术学院 Karen Keifer-Boyd教授

北京印刷学院滕晓铂副教授 Xiaobo Teng

福州大学厦门工艺美院张健副教授 Jian Zhang

中美艺术交流协会理事 金真 Zhen Jin

美国弗吉尼亚理工大学 Adam Short

​美国纽约哈德逊艺术中心总监 郑学武 Xuewu Zheng

美国艺术农场艺术中心总监 Ed Dadey

工作团队/TEAM:

美国宾州州立大学邓暘博士 Yang Deng

美国宾州州立大学谷敏博士 Min Gu

美国宾州州立大学Arianna Deng

北京尤伦斯艺术中心刘翕然 Xiran Liu

美国宾州州立大学Christen Sperry-Garcia

美国宾州州立大学Brian Douglas Dick

美国宾州州立大学 Jeremy Castro

美国宾州州立大学 Megan Lynn Wanttie

首届峰会鸣谢/SUPPORT:

美国ArtRageUs1艺术中心 Gayle Marie Weitz博士

美国宾州州立大学美术学院 Graeme Sullivan院长

美国宾州州立大学美术学院左勒画廊组委会主席Tom Lauerman

美国宾州州立大学图书馆 Henry Pisciotta 

美国宾州州立大学视觉艺术学院 Tammy Hosterman

美国宾州州立大学建筑学院 Amy Milgrub Marshall

清华大学美术学院张夫也教授 Fuye Zhang

人民日报王向令先生 Xiangling Wang

北京千一企业策划有限公司金真女士 Zhen Jin​

The U.S. – China College Art Summit is dedicated to the advancement of global art education by promoting the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and experiences of leading art educators from the U.S. and China through equal dialogues, group exhibitions, and professional development programs.

The Summit brings scholars, artists, designers, craftsperson, business professionals, and policy-makers from China and from the U.S. together to share the best practice in art education program design, research, community development, and social impact;  It also provides a platform for collaborations and partnerships among participants. The Summit broadens the horizon of the students and provides them great opportunities to work on international cultural projects through internships, and volunteer opportunities.

 

The U.S. – China College Art Summit is hosted by the School of Visual Arts (SoVA) of The Pennsylvania State University. SoVA offers degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in three areas of study, including Studio Art, Art Education, and Interdisciplinary Digital Studio. Their nationally and internationally recognized faculty are dedicated to the learning, research, and educational imagination that takes place in the studios and classrooms at SoVA.

The U.S. – China College Art Summit is organized and sponsored by China Arts Link, a 501-c-3 non-profit organization based in New York. The mission of China Arts link is to organize, sponsor, promote and present Chinese and American art professionals internationally to encourage cultural exchange and mutual understanding. 

中美艺术高等教育峰会旨在通过中美两国艺术高等院校教师合作学术论坛、联合展览、工作坊等形式,积极推动中美两国的大学教师、研究生、本科生、职业艺术家、设计师在教育项目设计、职业发展、国际文化交流、城市社区发展等领域的交流与合作,促进全球艺术教育事业的发展。

 

首届中美艺术高等教育峰会暨学术展于2018年4月在美国宾夕法尼亚州立大学成功举办。中国知名艺术院校的优秀学者、艺术家、设计师与美国同行就多个主题进行讲座和研讨。本次峰会还通过展览,工作坊等形式为中美参会人员提供了深度交流的机会。

 

中美艺术高等教育峰会的主办单位为美国宾夕法尼亚州立大学。发起和承办单位为中美艺术交流协会。

 

宾夕法尼亚州立大学是美国最好的公立大学之一,也是世界顶级大学之一。宾夕法尼亚州立大学建筑艺术学院汇聚了美国顶尖的艺术家和设计师。

 

中美艺术交流协会是注册于美国纽约州的非营利组织,协会的宗旨是为中美艺术家、艺术机构、教育机构搭建交流平台,组织交流活动,以促进中美两国人民的相互交流和理解。

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