10ma. De Lausanne a Beijing · Bienal Internacional de Arte en Fibras


Sunset
Reed and wood
110 x 102 cm.
2018.

“From Lausanne to Beijing” International Fiber Art Biennale, with 9 exhibitions in the 18 years since 2000, has formulated the development pattern that not only embodies the academic and international features but also embraces the characteristics of popularization and socialization, thus becoming an internationally renowned academic art brand. It has developed into the most important platform for academic exchange in fiber art and the most influential art event as well. The 9th Biennale, held in Shenzhen in 2016, created a historical record with more than 1200 entries from 45 countries for application and a display space of 5000 square meters, and became the Dissemination, Propagation and Exchange Program sponsored by China National Art Funds. The 10th Biennale, to be held in 2018, wins sponsor again from China National Art Fund as the Dissemination, Propagation and Exchange Program. As the significant academic activity in Beijing International Design Week (2018), co-organized by The Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China and the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, the 10th Biennale is considered to be a program with unique characteristics on the platform of cultural creativity and promotion at the national level. “From Lausanne to Beijing” International Fiber Art Biennale warmly welcomes participation and support from domestic and international artists, entrepreneurs and academics.
 
■ GOALS
 
“Artistic spirit is borderless, and fiber connects the world”. The 10th Biennale aims to cultivate and formulate academic system of international fiber art, to facilitate international exchange and wide application of fiber art, to promote industrialization of fiber art oriented towards real-life applications, and to share the creative accomplishments accumulated in the 10 exhibitions of International Fiber Art Biennale.  
 
■ EXHIBITION Title, Time and Venue
 
Title: “From Lausanne to Beijing” The 10th International Fiber Art Biennale 
Time: October 15th — November 15th, 2018
Venue: Tsinghua University Art Museum
             The Gallery of Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University 
             Beijing A.C. Art Museum
 
■ OPENNING CEREMONY 
 
Time: 15:00 October 15th, 2018
Venue: Tsinghua University Art Museum 
Symposium: October 16th, 2018
Venue: Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
 
■ SPONSORS:
 
Tsinghua University Art Museum
Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
Faculty of Public Art, China National Academy of Painting
 
■ ORGANIZERS
 
Crafts Department, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
Fiber Art Institution, Faculty of Public Art, China National Academy of Painting 
Fiber art Committee, China Arts and Crafts Association
 
■ SUPPORTERS
 
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Lu Xun Academy of Fine Art 
Ao Jia Gallery
Lan Kai Gallery
 
■ CHIEF CURATORS
 
Du Dakai
Executive director, Faculty of Public Art, China National Academy of Painting
Yang Dongjiang
Deputy director, Tsinghua University Art Museum  
 
■ GENERAL ACADEMIC HOST 
 
Lv Pintian
Vice president, Chinese National Academy of Arts 
 
■ BIENNALE PROMOTOR
 
Zeng Hui
Deputy director, the office of the Organizing Committee of the Beijing International Design Week 
 
■ SECRETARY GENERAL
 
Hong Xingyu
Director, Crafts Department,Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University 
 
■ MEDIA
 
 XINHUA NEWS AGENCY, CHINA CENTRAL TELEVISION (CCTV),PEOPLE’S DAILY, GUANG MING DAILY,CHINESE CULTURE DAILY,BEIJING YOUTH WEEKLY, CHINA ART WEEKLY, “DECORATION”,”ART OBSERVATION”,”ART WORK”CHINA FIBER ART.COM, DESIGN.CN, XINHUANET.COM,SINA.COM.CN,YAHOO.COM,163.COM, SOHU.COM 
 
■ PUBLICATION
 
Exhibition Catalogue of the juried works of the 10th International Fiber Art Biennale, From Lausanne to Beijing