2014 Forum for Curators of Chinese Art

Hosting Institution: The British Museum (UK)
Date: 5 - 7 December 2014


Panel I - Collaborative Exhibitions from Abroad to China

Moderator: Jan STUART (Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, USA)

  Speaker Organization Topic
1 LING Lizhong Shanghai Museum (China) Organizing International Traveling Painting and Calligraphy Exhibitions at the Shanghai Museum: Three Case Studies (English)
2 Jane PORTAL The British Museum (UK) Lending MFA Paintings to Shanghai Museum's Exhibition in October 2012: Masterpieces of Early Chinese Painting and Calligraphy in American Collections (English)
3 Jason SUN The Metropolitan Museum of Art (USA) Opportunities and Challenges: Sending Exhibitions to China (English)
4 Joseph CROOK The British Museum (UK) The British Museum's Touring Exhibitions in China (English)

Panel II - Exhibitions from China to Abroad

Moderator: CHEN Kelun (Shanghai Museum, China), Ming WILSON (Victoria and Albert Museum, UK)

  Speaker Organization Topic
1 YAO An Art Exhibitions China (China) Chinese Cultural Relics Exhibitions - An Approach to Beauty of China (English)
2 ZHOU Yanqun Shanghai Museum (China) Issues in Antiquities Loans (English)
3 Jun TOMITA Tokyo National Museum (Japan) Collaborative Chinese Art Exhibitions at the Tokyo National Museum, 2012-2014 (English)
4 Kevin MCLOUGHLIN National Museum of Scotland (UK) Ming China in Contemporary Scotland (English)
5 ZHANG Hongxing Victoria and Albert Musuem (UK) From Policy to Practice: A Personal Reflection on Exhibition Collaboration (English)
6 Jessica HARRISON-HALL The British Museum (UK) The British Museum Collaboration with China: Research and Exhibitions (English)
7 LIU Yang Minneapolis Institute of Arts (USA) Opportunities and Challenges of Traveling Exhibitions from China (English)

Panel III - Collaborations Among Museums

Moderator: XIANG Xiaowei (Cultural Office, Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United Kingdom, UK)

  Speaker Organization Topic
1 Natasa VAMPELJ SUHADOLNIK University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) Chinese Art Objects and Other Materials in Slovenia: Identification, Registration and Digitization Project (English)
2 Helen WANG and ZHAO Feng The British Museum (UK) and China National Silk Museum (China) Researching Silk Road Textiles - An International Collaboration (English)
3 WU Heng Nanjing Museum (China) International Museum Collaborations: More than Traveling Exhibitions (English)

Panel IV - Learning Experiences in a Museum Abroad

Moderator: Shelagh VAINKER (Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK)

  Speaker Organization Topic
1 HUANG Han-yin and Sarah CAMPBELL J. S. Lee Memorial Fellow and Victoria and Albert Museum (UK) Experiences at the Learning Department of Victoria and Albert Museum (English)
2 LIN Miaomiao and Colin MACKENZIE Beijing World Art Museum (China) and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (USA) A 12-Month Fellowship in the Curatorial and Education Departments at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (English)
3 SUN Miao The Palace Museum (China) The Invisible Design of Museum (English)

Individual Presentation

Moderator: Colin MACKENZIE (The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, USA) and Jessica HARRISON-HALL (The British Museum, UK)

  Speaker Organization Topic
1 Sascha PRIEWE The British Museum (UK) Building Museum Sectors: The British Museum's International Training Programme (English)
2 Daisy WANG Peabody Essex Museum (USA) The Past and the Future of US-China Museum Collaboration at the Peabody Essex Museum (English)
3 CAO Yin Art Gallery of New South Wales (Australia) A New Curator at a Changing Gallery (English)
4 Josh YIU Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong) Collaborations with Long-term Impact (English)
5 Adriana PROSER Asia Society Museum (USA) The Second US - China Museum Leaders Forum, Shanghai and Hangzhou 2014 (English)
6 Sarah NG University Museum and Art Gallery, The University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong) An Exceptional Traveling Exhibition: A Case Study of An Artistic Exchange Mechanism in a Cross-strait Four-region Artistic Exchange Project (English)

** Arranged in keynote presentation order