Beijing Public

August 26, 2017

Snapshot: behind the Flourishing of Chinese Private Museums

On August 26th, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invited Columbia University Columbia College student, Shaun Wang, to conduct a special talk on his independent project. For the past three years, Shaun has conducted independent interviews with more than 40 Chinese private art museums, art centers, and art foundation; 54 art museum founders, directors, and CEOs.

August 19, 2017

In Between Spaces — Philippines Art Exhibition

On Aug. 19, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing held an opening ceremony for "In Between Spaces — Philippines Art Exhibition." In Between Spaces aims to forge a link by using video art and photography as a lens to view the Philippine contemporary art landscape. The exhibition brings together artistic visions and investigations from four contemporary Filipino artists whose works explore themes of traditions and modernity; collective and personal memory; and the consciousness found in urban spaces. The Exhibition features Dex Fernandez, Paulo Vinluan, Jay Campos, and MM Yu. 

October 24, 2016

Columbia University School of Professional Studies Programs – Information Session Held Successfully

On October 24, Columbia University School of Professional Studies successfully held an information session in Columbia Global Centers | Beijing. David Madigan, Ph.D., Executive Vice-President for Arts & Sciences, and Dean of the Faculty, addressed a speech on “The University in the Global Age”.

November 10, 2016

President Bollinger and Dean Becker Attending Panel Discussion with CAFA Artists: Challenge of Art Education in the New Age

On November 9, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, in partnership with Columbia University School of the Arts and the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), host a panel titled “Art, Artists, and Education in Contemporary Societies––China and U.S. Perspectives” successfully. Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University, and Xinping Su, Vice President of CAFA were invited to deliver opening remarks.