‘The Ninth Cultural Relics Exchange Academic Training-Exhibition Planning Training Course’ hosted by the National Cultural Relics Bureau, hosted by the China Cultural Relics Exchange Center and the Henan Provincial Cultural Relics Bureau, and co-organized by the Henan Museum Society and the Henan Museum Held in Zhengzhou. More than 130 people including exhibition planning professionals from the Ministry of Culture and the State Administration of Cultural Relics directly under the administration, cultural relics administrative departments and museums in various provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities directly under the Central Government, as well as some museum planning managers in Henan Province, participated in the training.
Ms. Evelyne Possémé, the chief curator of the Paris Museum of Decorative Arts, teaches the participants of the training class with the theme of “Jewelry Exhibition, Content and Carriers”
Group photo of Ms. Evelyne Possémé with China Cultural Exchange Center, Henan Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Cartier brand representatives
This training continued the previous teaching methods, and invited experts and scholars in the field of curatorial research of Chinese and foreign museums to conduct in-depth theoretical explanations and case studies, and take this opportunity to learn from each other. In order to achieve the purpose of this academic exchange, Cartier specially invited Ms. Evelyne Possémé, the chief curator of the Paris Museum of Decorative Arts, to go to Henan to give lectures to trainees. The theme shared its 40 years of rich experience in museum curation and exhibition.
Ms. Evelyne Possémé has been dedicated to the field of museum curation since 1977. She is currently working as the museum’s chief curator at the French Museum of Decorative Arts. Prior to that, Ms. Yvelines Bozemé studied at the Louvre Museum of Fine Arts, obtained a diploma in advanced studies in art history from Paris, and a degree in gemology. She is passionate and insightful about curatorial work, and has participated in the writing of many related books and articles, including the Paris Art Deco Museum Jewelry Collection published in 2002 and the Art Deco Museum Catalogue published in 2006.
One of the organizers of this academic training, the China Cultural Relics Exchange Center, signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement with the French Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art in Beijing in April 2015. The intention is to promote the exchange of Chinese and French culture and art, the development of cultural and creative industries, Cultivation of international talents. From 2015 to 2016, a total of 7 Chinese curators from cultural institutions such as the Palace Museum, Shanghai Museum and China Cultural Exchange Center went to France and Switzerland to plan museum exhibitions, exhibit designs, museum new technologies, and museum operation policies. And other topics to launch academic exchange activities.
The China Cultural Relics Exchange Center is a specialized agency for foreign cultural relics exchange of the State Administration of Cultural Heritage, and the Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art is one of the most important contemporary art foundations in France. The cooperation between the two sides is conducive to the promotion of China-EU cultural exchanges, mutual learning and integration, the promotion and innovation of Chinese cultural heritage and world culture and art, and has created a model of international cooperation in the field of cultural heritage.
About China Cultural Exchange Center
China Cultural Relics Exchange Center is a specialized agency for foreign cultural relics exchange of the State Administration of Cultural Relics. Its business functions include organizing cultural relics entry and exit (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions) exhibitions, organizing and contracting cultural heritage international cooperation and exchange projects, providing information consulting, organizing business training, and developing Cultural relic tourism, cooperating with cultural relic exhibitions to develop and operate cultural relic derivative products. So far, the China Cultural Relics Exchange Center has hosted and planned and organized more than 200 major national cultural relics exhibitions and exchange projects, covering more than 30 countries and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions on five continents. Jian played a positive role. Sino-French cultural exchanges have always been an important part of bilateral relations between the two countries.
About the Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art
The Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain was founded in 1984. With the purpose of encouraging modern art creation and disseminating art knowledge, it seeks original and modern art works globally, and has become a talent for contemporary artists. Field.
As a place for communication and dialogue, the Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art quickly broke the traditional barriers and became an important role in the field of contemporary art creation. The Foundation maintains close contact with artists of French and other nationalities, cooperates to complete various plans, and fully demonstrates its unique characteristics. The foundation’s contemporary art is comprehensive, diverse and open to painting, video, design, photography and fashion.
The Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art holds theme or solo exhibitions throughout the year, and each exhibition content compiles corresponding publications. The weekly ‘Nomad’s Night’ event, with the theme of stage art, establishes a platform for artists to explore the connection between visual art and other forms of contemporary art expression. The Cartier Contemporary Art Foundation’s exhibitions and collections are often sent to foreign institutions, and the foundation’s international image is increasingly enhanced.