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Reflection on Modern Arts

Jiangsu University of Technology 2017

Lecture & Demostration

Blue Film Spit-Bite Etching with Chinese Brush

Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 2014

Chinese painting and art appreciation

the Library & Community Center in Hawthorne, NJ 2012

Printmaking in America

Shenzhen University 2010

New tech of printmaking

William Paterson University 2007

Appreciation of Chinese Painting

Indiana University Art Museum 2006

Gradate School of Folk Cultural and Arts

Taipei National University of the Arts 2005

Symbolism in Chinese Painting

Chicago Public Library 1992

1985

"The Local Features of Jiangsu Folk New Year Pictures,” presented at the First Jiangsu Folk New Year Painting Research Seminar. Jiangsu Art Museum, 1985.

1989

"Today's Chinese Painting," presented at the International Center, I.U., 1989.

1990

Chinese Painting Demonstration at the East Asian Summer Language Institute of I.U., 1990. Chinese Painting Demonstration at DePauw University, 1990. Chinese Painting Demonstration at Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1990. "Door Deity: One Kind of Chinese Folk New Year Pictures," presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs, 1990.

1991

Chinese Painting Demonstration and Lecture at Indianapolis Museum Art, 1991. Chinese Painting Demonstration and Lecture at I.U. Art Museum,1991. Chinese Painting Demonstrations and Lectures at Department of Fine Arts, Vincennes University, 1991. Chinese Painting Demonstrations and Lectures at Department of Printmaking, School of Fine Arts, I.U., 1991.

1992

Demonstrations and Lectures on Chinese Art and Techniques from 12 century to 20 century at Chicago Art Institute, 1992. "Symbolism in Chinese Painting," Demonstration and Lecture at Chicago Public Library, 1992. Chinese Painting Demonstration Illinois Institute of Technology, 1992. Chinese Painting Demonstration and Lecture at Earlham College, Richmond 1992. Chinese Painting Demonstration and Lecture at Ball State University, 1992. "Chinese Contemporary Art since 1912," presented in Indianapolis Chinese American Association, 1992.

1993

"Demonstration of Chinese Watercolor Painting by Zhiyuan Cong" Bloomington TV Station, 1993. "The Painting in Qinghai of China," presented at Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1993. Painterly Silk-screen Demonstrations at Department of Printmaking, School of Fine Art, I.U., 1993. Chinese Painting Lecture and Demonstration at DePauw University, 1993. Chinese Painting Lecture and Demonstration at Indianapolis University, 1993. Chinese Painting Lectures and Demonstrations at the Bachelor School of Bloomington, 1993. "American High Education of Art," NCA, Nanjing, PRC, 1993. Lecture and Presentation “Contemporary Chinese Art, 1912—93," Nora Public Library, Indianapolis, 1993.

1994

"Appreciation of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy" invited Lectures and Demonstrations at IU, Bloomington. "Appreciation of Chinese Painting" invited Lectures and Demonstrations at University of Oregon, Eugene, 1994. "Comparative Art and Art Education between East and West," the Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan, 1994.

1995

"Nature and Inspiration," "Statement on Six Principles of Chinese Art," invited Lectures and Demonstrations at Lane Community College, Eugene, Oregon, 1995. "The Art of China” invited Lecture at Barnes & Noble Book Store, NJ, 1995. "Traditional Culture in Chinese Painting" Issues and Ideas WPUNJ Faculty Lecture Series, 1995.

1996

"Philosophy and Techniques of Chinese Arts," Invited Lecture and Demonstration at University Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, 1996.

1997

"The Comparative Studies: East and West Art and Art High Education." Lectured at Nanjing Arts Institute, Nanjing, China 1997. "The Art of Chinese Ink Painting" Lectured and Demonstrated at Bergen Museum of Art and Science, NJ, 1997. "The Comparative of East and West Art" Lectured at Bloomfield High School, NJ, 1997.

1998

"Printmaking Art in United States," Lectured at Qinghai Provincial Museum, Xining, 07/01-0730/1998.

1999

Chinese Painting Demonstrations at Hammond Museum, NY 1999. Etching Color Printmaking Demonstration, and "Nature and Inspiration," Gallery talks at McDonough Museum of Art and Art Department, Youngstown State University, OH, 1999. "Appreciation of Chinese Painting” invited Lectures and Demonstrations at Chatham Library, NJ, 1999.

2000

Invited Lectures and presentation at Rutgers University, NJ, 2000. Invited Lectures and Demonstration "Appreciation of Chinese Painting" at Montclair State University, NJ.

2001

"Comparative East and West Art and Art Education,” invited Lecture at Suzhou University Suzhou, China, June 1, 2001. "Printmaking and Modern Art," invited Lecture at Jiangsu Provincial Museum of Fine Arts Nanjing, China, June 6, 2001. "Printmaking in American," invited Lecture at Anhui University, Hefei, China, June 10, 2001. "Artistic Conception in Chinese Painting” invited Lectures and Demonstrations at Chatham Library, NJ, 2001.

2002

"China Art Research and Education in the American" represented at Asian American Artist Forum 2002, Zimmerli Art Museum, 11/08/2002. "Appreciation of Chinese Painting” invited Lectures and Demonstrations at Chatham Library, NJ, 05/19/2002. Chinese Ink Painting Lecture and Demonstration in conjunction with exhibition at the UC Berkeley Art Museum, UC Berkeley, 05/01/2002. Art lectures and demonstrations in Waiakea High School, Big Island, HI, 04/24-25/ 2002. Art lecture and demonstration in Kapaa High School, Kauai, HI, 04/19/2002. Art lectures and demonstrations in East-West Center, Honolulu, HI. April 18, 21, 23, 24, 28, 2002. "Chinese Calligraphy in Chinese painting," "Printmaking demonstration : "Joe Zirker" method of using dry pigment --newspaper transfer" Invited Lecture and Demonstration in Youngstown University, OH, 03/18/2002. "The different views of color and drawing training in East and West," invited Lecture at Juegang Art School, China, 01/31/2002.

2003

Chinese Ink Painting Lecture and Demonstration at New Jersey Visual Arts Center, NJ, 11/13/03. Invited Lecture, "Expressionism in Chinese Painting", Princeton University, Princeton NJ, 6/25/03. Chinese Ink Painting Demonstration at Hudson Catholic High School, NJ, 5/8/03. Chinese Ink Painting Lecture and Demonstration at Myhelan Cultural Arts Center, NJ, 2/8/03.

2004

Invited Lecture, "Chinese Art and Scholar Painting." Lecture and Demonstration at Madison Library, 10/30/04. Artist Talk: Zhiyuan Cong, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ, 04/23/04.

2005

Invited Lectures and Demonstrations, "Appreciation of Chinese Painting” Long Island University, Brookville, New York, 12/06/2005. Invited Lectures and Demonstrations, Contemporary America Printmaking, The Taipei City Education University, 11/02/05. Invited Lectures, From Cezanne's Composition to Compare Eastern and Western Art. Distinguished Lecture Series, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, ROC, 11/01/05. Invited Lectures, Tradition, Nature and Spirit, Zhiyuan Cong's Art and his Art Philosophy. Gradate School of Folk Cultural and Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, ROC, 11/02/05. Invited Workshop, New Printmaking Media: ImageOn Etching, National Education Grand, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, 10/27-11/6/05. Invited Lecture, The Difference of the Art Curriculum in High Education between American and China. College of Fine Arts, Nantong University, China, 06/24/05. Invited Lecture, a Perspective of 21 Century Art Trend., Nanjing Arts Institute, China, 06/17/05. Invited Lecture, Comparative Education between China and American. College of Arts, Anhui University, 06/09/05.

2006

Invited Lectures: My Art Philosophy and My Art Works. School of Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 10/19/06. Invited Workshop, New Printmaking Media: Blue Film Etching, Printmaking department, School of Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 10/19-20/06. Invited Lectures and Demonstrations, "Appreciation of Chinese Painting" Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN, 10/21/06. Invited Workshop, New Printmaking Media: Blue Film Etching, National Education Grand, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, 5/10-5/30/06.

2007

Invited Printmaking Workshop, New Media lithographic: Multiple Color from a single Ruby Red Lithographic Plate, National Education Grand, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, 5/19-5/21/07.

2008

Invited Demonstration, “Blue Film Etching: Pain tingly Printmaking. Open Studio, Toronto, Canada, 11/01/08. Invited Lecture, “My Art and my Artistic Conception” The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Canada, 10/29/08. Invited Lecture, “Comparative Study: From Cezanne to 21 Central Art.” Nantong Museum, China, 06/11/08. Invited Lecture, “The Road of my art and my life” Bencha High School, Jiangsu, China. 06/28/08.

2010

Chinese Painting Demonstration, Art Library of Rutgers University, 12/10, 2010. Lecture:Qi Baishi: A Master of Chinese Painting; Chinese Ink Painting Demonstration, Power Art Center, WPUNJ. 09/08, 2010. Lecture: Printmaking in America, Printmaking Department, Shenzhen University, 06/11/2010. Chinese ink painting workshop, Montclair State University, Montclair, 03/31/2010. Lecture and demonstration: Chinese painting and printmaking workshop, Power Art Center, WPUNJ, 03/08/10. Lecture and demonstration: Chinese Art Appreciation, Art Department, WPUNJ, 02/17/10.

2011

Invited Lecture, “Ideal and Reality” Bencha High School, Jiangsu, China. 06/26/11. Invited Printmaking Demonstration, New Media Etching: Blue film. Beijing Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China, 5/27/11. Invited Printmaking Demonstration, New Media Etching: Blue film. Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, China, 6/10/11.

Invited Lecture and Chinese Ink Painting Demonstration. “Chinese painting and art appreciation.” the Library & Community Center in Hawthorne, NJ. 02/18/2012.

2012

Chinese Ink Painting Demonstration, Middletown Arts Center, NJ, 9/15/2012.

Lecture and Presentation: “Art Life- Zhiyuan Cong”, Ninghai High School, Nanjing, China, June 6, 2013. Lecture and Presentation: “Zhiyuan Cong’s Art Life”, Nantong University, Nantong, China. May 30, 2013. Chinese Ink Painting Demonstration, Chinese Cultural Foundation, SUNY Confucius Institute for Business, New York City, 02/02/2013.

2013

Lecture and Presentation: “Enduring of Chinese Art: Equilibrium & Balance”, Princeton University at Beijing, China. July 3, 2013. Lecture and Presentation: “Printmaking in America”, Guizhou Minzu University at Guiyang, China. June 14, 2013.

2014

Lecture and Demonstration: "Appreciation of Chinese Painting” by Zhiyuan Cong at Painting Department, Tech University, Lubbock, TE 09/25, 2014. Demonstration: Blue Film Spit-Bite Etching with Chinese Brush by Zhiyuan Cong at Printmaking Department, Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 09/24, 2014. Artists Lecture: “My Art life and Art work: Zhiyuan Cong” at the School of Art, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TE. 09/24, 2014. Lecture “ Art and Education: Introspection of Modern Art in 21 Century” Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, 06/16/2014. Lecture: “Chinese Art Appraisal and Appreciation” for the leaders of the EMBA Alumna Association of Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, 06/14, 2014.

2015

Chinese Painting Demonstration, Bencha High School, Nantong, 9/30/2015. Lecture: Today’s America Printmaking, Nantong Central Art Museum, Nantong, 9/29/15. Lecture: Art life and experience in American, Art College, Capital Normal University, Beijing, 6/16/2015.

2016

Symposium Presentation: Dialogue with Yinchuan: China-America International Printmaking, Ningxia, China, 10/10, 2016. Symposium Presentation: Perception and Vision: Guizhou, China, 08/06, 2016. Lecture and Presentation: Chinese Art Education and Appreciation in America. Power Art Gallery, William Paterson University, February 11, 2016.

2017

Lecture: Pinnacle Art Achievement, Backbone of China: Talk on Pan Tianshou and his Art The Renwen Society at China Institute, NYC, October 14th 2017. Lecture: My Art Life and Experience. Bencha High School, Nantong, May 25, 2017. Symposium Presentation: Cultural Confidence and Cultural Mission at the ZiJin Culture Forum, Jiangsu Development Summit. Nanjing Arts Institute, China. 05/20, 2017. Lecture: Reflection on Modern Arts. Changzhou Liu Haisu Art Museum and Jiangsu University of Technology, Changzhou, China. 05/18, 2017. Lecture: Reflection on Modern Arts. Sanjiang University. Nanjing, China. 05/15, 2017. Lecture: Reflection on Modern Arts. Capital Normal University. Beijing, China. 05/12, 2017.

2018

Lecture: The Future and Appreciation of Printmaking, Somerset County Library System of New Jersey, May 22, 2018.

 

 

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