Artist and Artist Award
Nov 27, 2015 Friday 19:00 - 21:00
101 Yifei building, Shanghai Institute of Visual Art, Songjiang campus
To be a continuation of RAM campus plan which holds the vision of framing bridge between contemporary art and art education in colleges and universities, in the meantime, the 2015 award winning artist of HUGO BOSS ASIA ART 2015 (HBAA) is going to be released on November 26, 2015, the third RAM campus talk will invite the winning artist and RAM curatorial team to Shanghai Institute of Visual Art, to meet with art teachers and students face to face, and to share artist’s personal art creation methodology and general concept of HBAA 2015 awards and exhibition.
There is no standard answer of contemporary art, RAM and HBAA devoted in encouraging and supporting young artists through the creation of exhibition and award.
In the exhibition, the 6 nominated artists of 2 015 award presented the works of different media diversity, and their works became feedbacks towards the political and economic environment in countries and cities where they come from, and eventually conveyed unique personal life experience.
This lecture will provide zero distance contact with outstanding young artists, bring students a vivid reference of learning and creativity, also for art students and colleges teaching objects, discussion and thinking resources.
As contemporary art museums have a growing presence in Shanghai, visiting museums has become a way of life and attitude to life of young people. How to get into contemporary art museums and how to fit into appreciating contemporary art became high-profile topics.
Shanghai Rockbund Art Museum launched "RAM CAMPUS" under this background and it would be the start point of RAM’s school cooperation with colleges and universities.
It combines the resources of RAM exhibition, RAM human talents, artists and scholars from variety fields to transfer the connotation of contemporary art and to cultivate followers and researchers of contemporary art, especially for those students who are forming and looking for values and personal life goals. The energetic cultural activities will lead museum education efforts to a more open and direct style and let it play as a more important role of cultural production and education mechanism in contemporary society.
Particularly worth mentioning is that each event of RAM Campus is open to all the teachers and students of all subjects, RAM will also organize exhibition visit and planning workshop in collaboration with the school, to form a multi-dimensional interactive learning process, at the same time, RAM Campus will discuss the contemporary art and the integration of more subject areas to strengthen the in-depth exchanges and knowledge production cooperation between museum and academics.
Free admission, reservation is required.