In partnership with the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, (CAFA) Sculpture by the Sea presents ‘Sculpture: A Universal Language’, an annual Sculpture Conference on Monday 5 November, 2018 at the Sydney Opera House.
An esteemed panel of academics and artists from CAFA, China’s leading tertiary art school, will travel to Sydney for the conference and be joined by local scholars and artists alike. With a focus on education, the conference will be cultural exchange of the latest ideas and thinking in sculpture.
Professor Lv Pinchang, Head of Sculpture at CAFA will give the International Partner welcome address, while CAFA’s most famous alumni artist Professor Sui Jianguo will give a key note session about his work to be exhibited at Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2018 and other major public works.
Other notable key note and panel sessions include:
Panel sessions include:
The annual Sydney Sculpture Conference aims to foster the exchange of creative ideas between local, national and international sculpture and art communities; while raising the profile, interest and awareness of sculpture across Australia.