26 – 29 January – Su Dan & Wang Ying
Deputy director of Tsinghua University Art Museum, China
Su Dan is also professor of Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, deputy dean of Tsinghua University Institute for Cultural Economy, and director of Key Lab of Traditional Crafts and Materials Research, Ministry of Culture and Tourism. He is mainly engaged in the research of contemporary design education transformation, industrial heritage protection and cultural creative industry development.
As a writer and critic, professor Su Dan has published more than ten academic works in recent years. As a curator, professor Su Dan curated and planned the “2018 Tsinghua University Art and Capital Forum”, the sound installation “Sounds of Granary: Mouths” to participate in the 2017 Shanghai Urban Space Art Season and many exhibitions. As a designer, Professor Su Dan has served as the project leader of the design of China Pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015, the environmental art design of the Chinese diplomatic missions abroad, and the landscape planning and design of Beijing Qianmen Street.
Works at Public Education & External Relations Department, Tsinghua University Art Museum, China
She graduated from Indiana University, majoring in Master of Art Administration. She used to work at Danish Cultural Center from 2015 to 2016 and Freer and Sackler Galleries in 2015.
The program is organized on request by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, People’s Republic of China. The visit is financed by Tsinghua University Art Museum.