- Zhenghong Wang
StatementThe Jewelry major was established in 2004. Alongside Glass art, ceramic art it belongs to the department of Ceramic and Handcrafts of Public Art college of China Academy of Art. We offer students four years of bachelor program and three years of master. We consider two main methodologies as our teaching guide by respecting traditional Chinese culture as well as to research on a new form of contemporary Chinese jewelry. There are various labs of sculpture, glass, ceramics, lacquer that provides sufficient support on materials design and handcrafts training to the jewelry studio. Through a rigorous program, students learn to think individually, master the basic design method and diverse techniques to create a complete piece of work. In addition, they will develop an understanding to meet the traditional Chinese handcrafts and contemporary jewelry.
The China Academy of Art was founded by the renowned educator Mr. Cai Yuanpei in 1928 promoting fine arts education to replace religion in the then war-torn China. Thus, fine arts has been put to the height of religion in this institution for almost eight decades. The academy has fostered many renowned artists who have became major artistic forces in the country.
The Academy has the most complete range of degree offerings and programs of study in fine arts in China. There are eight schools under its jurisdiction offering Ph.D., master’s and bachelor’s degrees in fine arts, design, architecture, multi-media and film.
The Academy encourages diversity in thinking、art exploration and research. It takes as its motto “diversity in harmony” and fosters an context for innovation. Foreign students can take short-term or long-term courses in Chinese art, language and culture in the Institute of International Education.
Zhenghong Wang - Deputy Dean of the College of Crafts, graduate student tutor, professor of the Jewelry Research Studio, Department of Crafts.
Xiao Zhou - Associate professor, graduate student tutor, Department of Crafts, Jewelery Studio.
Xianou Ni - Associate professor, graduate student tutor, Department of Crafts, Jewelery Studio.
YanLi Duan -Teaching assistant, Department of Crafts, Jewelery Studio.
ContactHead professor: Zhenghong Wang
Exhibition 05 Jun 2019 - 14 Jun 2019 7 artists for 7 days 2019.
Exhibition 25 May 2019 - 01 Jun 2019 China Academy of Art. BFA Degree Show 2019.
Open call 16 Apr 2019 - 15 Jun 2019 Open Call for 2019 Beijing International Jewelry Art Exhibition.
Open call 10 Apr 2019 - 01 Sep 2019 Open Call to join the International Jewellery College Association, a platform for cooperation and communication of Jewellery education worldwide.
Exhibition 15 Dec 2018 - 25 Feb 2019 New Horizons Young Talents.
Exhibition 07 Nov 2018 - 10 Dec 2018 Bron by Ruudt Peters in Hangzhou.
Exhibition 07 Nov 2018 - 10 Dec 2018 21 Grams, 2018 Hangzhou Contemporary International Jewelry and Metal Art Triennial.
Lectures 15 Oct 2018 - 18 Oct 2018 Two Lectures by Otto Künzli at China Academy of Art.
Exhibition 04 Oct 2018 - 06 Oct 2018 Selected Galleries, Arts & Crafts Collectives, Institutions and Schools at JOYA Fair 2018.
Exhibition 28 May 2018 - 02 Jun 2018 China Academy of Art. BFA Degree Show 2018.
Exhibition 06 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018 Sino-Swiss Contemporary Jewellery and Accessory Design.
Exhibition 07 Nov 2015 - 19 Nov 2015 Body Alchemy - the Hangzhou Contemporary International Jewelry and Metal Art Triennial 2015.
Exhibition 29 May 2015 - 12 Jun 2015 China Academy of Art Undergraduate Students Show 2015.
Workshop 04 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014 Metal Weaving Workshop.
Exhibition 28 Jun 2014 - 10 Aug 2014 Walk the Talk.
Exhibition 16 Jun 2014 - 30 Jun 2014 Solo Exhibition by Zhenghong Wang.
Exhibition 11 May 2014 - 15 May 2014 China Academy of Art at Hang Zhou Art Fair 7th Edition.
Fair 11 May 2014 - 15 May 2014 Hang Zhou Art Fair 7th edition 2014.
Exhibition 01 Jun 2012 - 07 Jun 2012 Graduation 2012.
Workshop 24 Feb 2012 - 04 Apr 2012 Enameling.
Open call 10 Oct 2011 - 04 Nov 2011 Call for Exchange.
Exhibition 14 Mar 2011 - 17 Mar 2011 The Transformation of beauty, the creatures of imagination.
Workshop 06 Sep 2010 - 01 Oct 2010 Jade in Jewelry Design.
Open call 01 Sep 2010 - 31 Jan 2011 Call for Exchange.
Workshop 08 Mar 2010 - 10 Apr 2010 Paper Jewelry.
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