The Fifth Museum Professionals Training Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Education

Date: 26.03.2018 – 07.04.2018
​Organized by Art Museum, CUHK
Co-organized by National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage, Korea
Sponsored by Bei Shan Tang Foundation


Guest Speakers and Topics (in Chinese stroke order)
Guest Title Topic
Dr. Zhixin SUNBrooke Russell Astor Curator of Chinese Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

From Conception to Completion: The Organization and Installation of Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties

Dr. Jay XUDirector and CEO, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

Principles and Means of Collections Display and Special Exhibition Planning: Case Study on Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

Prof. CHI Jo-HsinRetired Chief Curator of the Department of Antiquities, the Department of Registration and Conservation and the Department of Safety of the National Palace Museum, Taiwan

Dialogue Between Curators and Educators: Case Study on 'Miles upon Miles: World Heritage along the Silk Road'

Dr. Raymond TANGCurator (Hong Kong Art), Hong Kong Museum of Art

From Experiment to Practice – Museum of Art on Wheels, Outreach Learning Programme of Hong Kong Museum of Art

Dr. Lesley LAU Fung HaDirector, Art Promotion Office

Museums in the 21st Century and Its New Audience



Guests for the Micro-Exhibition Proposal Presentation Session (in Chinese stroke order)
Prof. Josh YIU, Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prof. XU Xiaodong, Associate Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin, retired Chief Curator of the Department of Antiquities, the Department of Registration and Conservation and the Department of Safety of the National Palace Museum, Taiwan




“A Dialogue with Veterans” Session
Moderator: Prof. Josh YIU, Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Guests (in Chinese stroke order):
Dr. Zhixin SUN, Brooke Russell Astor Curator of Chinese Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin, retired Chief Curator of the Department of Antiquities, the Department of Registration and Conservation and the Department of Safety of the National Palace Museum, Taiwan
Dr. Raymond TANG, Curator (Hong Kong Art), Hong Kong Museum of Art




Guests for the Chinese-Korean Museum Professional Exchange Forum in Korea (in Chinese stroke order)
Ms. Wang FANG, Head of Education Department and Director’s Assistant, Guangdong Museum (Workshop Participant)
Dr. PARK Ye Ree, Associate Curator of Exhibition & Public Relations Division, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage
Dr.CHOI Yu Ri, Associate Curator of Exhibition & Public Relations Division, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage
Ms. ZHANG Ying, Deputy Head of Public Education Department, Liaoning Provincial Museum (Workshop Participant)




Participants (in Chinese stroke order)
Participant Institution Proposed Micro-Exhibition
Mr. KONG LingqiDeputy Head, General Office, Nanjing Municipal Museum, Nanjing Museum AdministrationHong Kong and Nanjing Landscape Paintings
Ms. WANG FangHead, Education Department and Director’s Assistant, Guangdong MuseumThe Aesthetics of Tea
Ms. WANG QiyueExhibition Department ,Three Gorges MuseumThe Artistic Life of the Ming Scholars
Mr. XING JinDeputy Head, Department of Calligraphy and Painting, Tianjin MuseumArt with the Children-Playing Motif
Ms. JIANG YuDepartment of Ceramics, Zhejiang Provincial MuseumMessengers on the Silk Road
Ms. LI MinDeputy Head, Public Department, Changzhou MuseumThe Artistic Life of the Ming Scholars
Mr. LI ZheDeputy Head, Education and Promotion Department, Suzhou MuseumMessengers on the Silk Road
Ms. CHAN Mei-wah, MiraAssistant Curator II (Extension Services), Hong Kong Museum of ArtHong Kong and Nanjing Landscape Paintings
Mr. XIA ShangzhouDepartment of Public Education and Development, Art Museum of China Academy of ArtThe Artistic Life of the Ming Scholars
Ms. CHAN Nga ManSenior Manager for Program & Events, Jao Tsung-I AcademyHong Kong and Nanjing Landscape Paintings
Ms. MA YunjieManager of Children Education Course Platform, Education Department, Shanghai MuseumMessengers on the Silk Road
Ms. CHEN JieDepartment of Public Education, Suzhou Silk MuseumLongetivity: Past and Present
Ms. CHEN XinHead, Department of Archaeology, Southern Han Mausoleums MuseumThe Aesthetics of Tea
Ms. ZHANG FanAssociate Curator, Public Education Department, National Art Museum of ChinaHong Kong and Nanjing Landscape Paintings
Mr. YAN QixinExhibition Planning and Exchanges Department, Anhui MuseumThe Aesthetics of Tea
Ms. ZHANG YingDeputy Head, Public Education Department, Liaoning Provincial MuseumArt with the Children-Playing Motif
Ms. ZHANG HengHead, Promotion and Marketing Department, Sichuan MuseumArt with the Children-Playing Motif
Mr. WONG Ka On, GeoffCurator (Modern Art), Hong Kong Museum of ArtLongetivity: Past and Present
Mr. DONG LiHead, Exhibition Department, Shannxi History MuseumThe Aesthetics of Tea
Ms. YANG JuAssistant Manager for Education Program Planning, Evaluation and Research, Shanxi MuseumLongetivity: Past and Present


The Fourth Museum Professionals Training Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Design

Date: 19.03.2017 – 31.03.2017
​Organized by Art Museum, CUHK
Co-organized by National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage, Korea
Sponsored by Bei Shan Tang Foundation


Guest Speakers and Topics (in Chinese stroke order)
Guest Title Topic
Mr. Michael MCCAFERTYRetired Director of Exhibition Design, Seattle Art Museum

Curator and Designer: the Process and Art of Collaboration

Dr. Stephen LITTLEFlorence and Harry Sloan Curator of Chinese Art and Department Head, Chinese and Korean Art Departments, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Let the Past Serve the Present; Let the Present Serve the Past

Mr. YU TongExhibition Designer, Palace Museum, Beijing

The Basis of Exhibition Design: Lessons Learnt in Palace Museum, Beijing

Mr. Hitoshi KOBAYASHICurator, the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

In Search of an Ideal Manner to Exhibit Ancient Ceramics: the Rationale and Practice of the Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

Mr. SZETO Yuen KitCurator, Hong Kong Museum of Art (Xubaizhai)

Exhibition Planning and Presentation in Modern Museums

Prof. KIM MinkuAssistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

A Brief History of Korean Art and Museums in Korea: Past and Today

Prof. CHANG Yui-TanDirector of the National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan, President of Chinese Association of Museums and board member of ICOM-INTERCOM

On a Memorial Exhibition for the 30th Anniversary of Chang Dai-chien's Passing

Prof. CHI Jo-HsinVisiting scholar of the Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, Institute of Chinese Studies, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

On Several Large-Scale Special Exhibitions of the National Palace Museum Held in the 21st Century



Guests for the Micro-Exhibition Proposal Presentation Session (in Chinese stroke order)
Mr. Michael MCCAFFERTY, Retired Director of Exhibition Design, Seattle Art Museum
Mr. YU Tong, Exhibition Designer, Palace Museum, Beijing
Prof. CHANG Yui-Tan, Director of the National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan, President of Chinese Association of Museums and board member of ICOM-INTERCOM
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin Visiting scholar of the Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong 




“A Dialogue with Veterans” Session
Moderator: Prof. Josh YIU, Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Guests (in Chinese stroke order):
Mr. Michael MCCAFFERTY, Retired Director of Exhibition Design, Seattle Art Museum
Dr. Stephen LITTLE, Florence and Harry Sloan Curator of Chinese Art and Department Head, Chinese and Korean Art Departments, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Prof. CHANG Yui-Tan, Director of the National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan, President of Chinese Association of Museums and board member of ICOM-INTERCOM
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin, Visiting scholar of the Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong 




Guests for the Exchange Session in Korea (in Chinese stroke order)
Dr. LEE Gwi-Young, Director, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage
Dr. XIAO Haiming, Associate Director, Guangdong Museum (Workshop Participant)
Prof. Josh YIU, Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Mr. JIN Ho Shin, Curator, Exhibition & Public Relations Division, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage 




Participants (in Chinese stroke order)
Participant Institution Proposed Micro-Exhibition
Ms. ZHU YanDirector's Assistant, Suzhou Silk Museum Suzhou’s Kesi Technique
Mr. JIANG WeidaAssociate Manager of Design Department, Suzhou MuseumTorrential Currents of the Yangtze River: A Special Exhibition on the Silver Seals of Commander-in-chief of Yangtze Navy in Late Qing Dynasty
Mr. LI DongAssociate Manager of Director's Office, Shandong MuseumThe Cicada Crown Bodhisattva of the Eastern Wei period from Shandong Museum
Mr. XIAO HaimingAssociate Director, Guangdong MuseumSuzhou’s Kesi Technique
Ms. YU Chiu, LeonaAssistant Curator I, Art Promotion Office of Hong KongThe Story of Inkstones
Ms. DUAN LinglingResearch Associate, Yunnan Provincial Museum Suzhou’s Kesi Technique
Ms. WOO Cyn ManAssistant Curator II, Hong Kong Museum of Art I Come From the Grasslands: The Pilgrim Flask from the Liao Dynasty
Ms. NI YiResearch Associate, Zhejiang Provincial Museum The Cicada Crown Bodhisattva of the Eastern Wei period from Shandong Museum
Ms. XIA TianDisplay Design Department, Shanxi MuseumThe Cicada Crown Bodhisattva of the Eastern Wei period from Shandong Museum
Ms. XU Rongrong Professional Office, Liaoning Provincial MuseumThe technique of Ruled-Line Painting
Mr. YUAN QimingResearch Associate, Display Design Department, Shanghai Museum Suzhou’s Kesi Technique
Ms. ZHANG ChaoExhibition Designer, The National Art Museum of ChinaThe Story of Inkstones
Mr. CHEN HuahuiManager of Exhibition Design Department, Art Museum of Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts The technique of Ruled-Line Painting
Ms. MA SaipingFudan University Museum The technique of Ruled-Line Painting
Mr. FENG ChaoAssociate Manager of Research Department, Anhui MuseumTorrential Currents of the Yangtze River: A Special Exhibition on the Silver Seals of Commander-in-chief of Yangtze Navy in Late Qing Dynasty
Ms. HUANG XiaoyuResearch Unit of Beijing History, Capital Museum I Come From the Grasslands: The Pilgrim Flask from the Liao Dynasty
Mr. ZANG TianjieAssociate Manager of Research Department (Antiquities), Tianjing Museum The Story of Inkstones
Mr. ZANG ZhichengExhibition Department, Zhejiang University Museum of Art and ArchaeologyI Come From the Grasslands: The Pilgrim Flask from the Liao Dynasty
Ms. ZHENG HaiyanManager of Exhibition Department, Qingdao MuseumTorrential Currents of the Yangtze River: A Special Exhibition on the Silver Seals of Commander-in-chief of Yangtze Navy in Late Qing Dynasty


The Third Museum Professionals Training Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Collections Management

Date: 08.05.2016 – 20.05.2016
​Organized by Art Museum, CUHK
Co-organized by National Taiwan University of Arts Graduate School of Art Management & Culture Policy
Sponsored by Bei Shan Tang Foundation


Guest Speakers and Topics (in Chinese stroke order)
Guest Title Topic
Ms. Jan STUARTMelvin R. Seiden Curator of Chinese Art, Freer and Sackler Galleries

Curators’ Role in Collection Management

Ms. Julia WHITESenior Curator for Asian Art, Berkeley Art Museum

Beauty Revealed: A Case Study in Museum Exhibition Planning

Ms. Lydia NGAIHead Librarian, Asia Art Archive

On Accessibility and Documentation of Contemporary Art

Dr. SUNG Hou-mei Curator of Asian art, Cincinnati Art Museum

Three Special Exhibitions

Prof. LI Zong-kunDirector, Museum of the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica

Exhibitions and Collections in Museum of the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica (Chinese Only)

Prof. LIN PingDirector, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

The Organic Nature of Art Museum in the Current Age (Chinese Only)

Mr. HU ChuiRetired Head of Information Department, Palace Museum, Beijing

Internet +Museum (Constructing a Collections Management System) (Chinese Only)

Dr. ZHANG Hong XingSenior Curator of Chinese Painting and Graphic Art, Victoria and Albert Museum

Introducing Iconographic Indexing: A New Approach to Chinese Collection Database (Chinese Only)

Prof. ​CHANG Yui TanDirector of National Museum of History and Chairman of the Chinese Taipei Museum Association in Taiwan

Marketing via Cultural Creativity in National Museum of History, Taiwan (Chinese Only)

Mr. CHEN Chi-mingDirector, National Taiwan Museum

Creating a Cultural Atmosphere for the Core District- The Taiwan Museum System (Chinese Only)

Prof. CHI Jo-HsinVisiting Scholar of Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Making Use of Registration Records for Research (Chinese Only)

Ms. Hwai-ling, YEH-LEWISSenior Collections Manager, Department of Asian Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Manage Exhibition Planning and Implementation Workflow in TMS at The Met

Dr. Raymond TANGCurator (Chinese Antiquities), Hong Kong Museum of Art

Advancing towards the Future: Hong Kong Museum of Art's Renovation Project and Its New Exhibition and Collection Policies (Chinese Only)

Prof. LAI Ying YingDirector and Professor of Graduate School of Art Management & Cultural Policy, National Taiwan University of Arts

Museum's Values and Innovation (Chinese Only)



Guests for the Micro-Exhibition Proposal Presentation Session (in Chinese stroke order)
Prof. Josh YIU, Acting Director, Art Museum and Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts (by courtesy), the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Dr. CHEUNG Ngai Yee, Director, Bei Shan Tang Foundation
Prof. XU Xiaodong, Associate Director, Art Museum and Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts (by courtesy), the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Dr. Lesley LAU Fung Ha, Head, Art Promotion Office, Leisure and Cultural Service Department
Dr. Raymond TANG, Curator (Chinese Antiquities), Hong Kong Museum of Art




Guests for the Exchange Session at National Palace Museum, Taipei (in Chinese stroke order)
Prof. YEN Su Fen, Head, Department of Registration and Conservation, National Palace Museum, Taipei
Mr. LIN Yung Chin, Research Assistant, National Palace Museum, Taipei
Mr. HSU Chao Hung, Research Assistant, National Palace Museum, Taipei
Ms. KAO Yi Chun, Research Assistant, National Palace Museum, Taipei
Prof. CHEN Tung Ho, Research Associate, National Palace Museum, Taipei
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin, Visiting Scholar of Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Prof. CHENG Pang Yen, Research Associate, National Palace Museum, Taipei




Participants (in Chinese stroke order)
Participant Institution Proposed Micro-Exhibition
Ms. BU LinCurator of Ceramics, Shaanxi Normal University MuseumSecrets: MiseWares from Yue Kilns
Ms. WANG ShuangDepartment of Collections Management, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region MuseumFrom the Realm of the Immortals - Deer in Han Dynasty Art
Ms. SHEN Gui YunHead of Collections Management Department, Liaoning Provincial MuseumBlossoming Beauties: Spring Excursions of Noble Women in Tang Dynasty
Ms. ZHU MinHead of Conservation Department, Changzhou MuseumSpring Ploughing: Agricultural Rituals of the Ancient Dian Kingdom of Yunnan
Ms. JIANG JieDepartment of Conservation (Painting and Calligraphy), Chongqing China Three Gorges MuseumSecrets: MiseWares from Yue Kilns
Ms. WU Wen JieHead of Exhibition Department, Art Museum of Guangzhou Academy of Fine ArtsSpring Ploughing: Agricultural Rituals of the Ancient Dian Kingdom of Yunnan
Ms. Sarah NG Sau WahAssociate Curator, University Museum & Art Gallery, the University of Hong KongThe Meeting between the Queen Mother of the West and King Mu of the Zhou Dynasty
Ms. WU YouCultural Exchange Office, Shanghai MuseumThe Meeting between the Queen Mother of the West and King Mu of the Zhou Dynasty
Ms. QIU WeiAssociate Executive Officer, Yunnan Provincial MuseumSpring Ploughing: Agricultural Rituals of the Ancient Dian Kingdom of Yunnan
Mr. JIANG Dai PinDepartment of Collections Management (Acquisition and Conservation), Anhui MuseumLegacy of a Thousand Years: The Story of Pingjiang Tu
Ms. ZHANG Su QiHead of Collections Management Department, Art Museum of China Academy of ArtFrom the Realm of the Immortals - Deer in Han Dynasty Art
Mr. CHEN GangAssistant Manager, Community Service Department, Nanjing MuseumFrom the Realm of the Immortals - Deer in Han Dynasty Art
Ms. LU Xue MeiDirector, Suzhou Museum of Inscribed StelaeLegacy of a Thousand Years: The Story of Pingjiang Tu
Ms. YANG YiHead of Exhibition Design Department, Suzhou MuseumSecrets: MiseWares from Yue Kilns
Mr. LIU Yu ChiAssociate Manager, Research Center for Digital Display, State Administration of Cultural HeritageThe Meeting between the Queen Mother of the West and King Mu of the Zhou Dynasty
Ms. LIU LiExhibition Display Department, Guangdong MuseumLegacy of a Thousand Years: The Story of Pingjiang Tu
Ms. LIU Shi QiuExhibition Department, Museum of Art and Archaeology, Zhejiang UniversityBlossoming Beauties: Spring Excursions of Noble Women in Tang Dynasty
Ms. HAN Xiao JieHead of Research Division (Painting, Calligraphy and Historical Documents), Lüshun MuseumBlossoming Beauties: Spring Excursions of Noble Women in Tang Dynasty


The Second Museum Professionals Training Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Education

Date: 10.05.2015 – 22.05.2015
​Organized by Art Museum, CUHK
Co-organized by National Taiwan University of Arts Graduate School of Art Management & Culture Policy
Sponsored by Bei Shan Tang Foundation


Guest Speakers and Topics (in Chinese stroke order)
Guest Title Topic
Mr. SZETO Yuen KitXubaizhai Curator, Hong Kong Museum of Art

Education-based Exhibition Planning (Chinese Only)

Ms. Naomi SZETO Yin YinCurator, Hong Kong Heritage Museum (Collection/Service)

Art and History Education in the Heritage Museum of Hong Kong (Chinese Only)

Dr. Nancy BERLINERWu Tung Curator of Chinese Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Education with Architectural Exhibits: Case Study on The Emperor’s Private Paradise:Treasures from the Forbidden City and the Yin Yu Tang Project (Chinese Only)

Mr. SHIH Jui JenDirector of Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei

Art and the Community (Chinese Only)

Dr. Louis NG Chi WaDeputy Director (Culture), Hong Kong Leisure and Cultural Services Department

How to Engage the Audience and Create an Atmosphere for Learning in a Museum (Chinese Only)

Mr. WU Shih-ChuanResearch Fellow, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

Children's Art Education Center, Volunteer Training and Community Outreach (Chinese Only)

Prof. Oscar HO Hing KayDirector of MA Program in Cultural Management, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

People-Oriented:Museums' New Role in the 21st Century (Chinese Only)

Dr. James LIN Quo-PingDeputy Chief of the Education, Exhibition, and Information Service Division, National Palace Museum, Taipei

Children's Gallery, Marketing with Digitalized Collections and Facebook Communities (Chinese Only)

Mr. HU ChuiRetired Head, Information Department, Palace Museum, Beijing

Building a Forward-Looking Museum (Chinese Only)
The Collection and Use of Museum Digital Resources (Chinese Only)

Mr. CHEN Sin JyunEducation and Outreach Team Officer, National Taiwan Museum

Equity in Museum's Education and Outreach Programs, Facebook Promotion and Volunteer Training (Chinese Only)

Prof. CHANG Yui TanDirector, National Museum of History and Chairman, Chinese Taipei Museum Association, Taiwan

Policies and Prospect of Taiwan Museums (Chinese Only)

Prof. CHI Jo-HsinVisiting Scholar of Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Curating Large-Scale Special Exhibitions in the 21st Century (Chinese Only)

Dr. Lesley LAU Fung HaHead, Art Promotion Office, Hong Kong

Beyond Museum: the Incorporation of Museum Experiences with Everyday Life (Chinese Only)

Prof. Susanna SIU Lai KuenExecutive Secretary (Antiquities and Monuments), Antiquities and Monuments Office, Hong Kong

New Horizons for Museum Education (Chinese Only)



Guests for the Micro-Exhibition Proposal Presentation Session (in Chinese stroke order)
Ms. LIN Miao Miao,Head of Education Department and External Affairs Officer, Beijing World Art Museum
Prof. Josh YIU, Associate Director, Art Museum and Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts (by courtesy), the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Prof. XU Xiaodong, Associate Director, Art Museum and Associate Professor, Department of Fine Arts (by courtesy), the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Prof. CHI Jo-Hsin, Visiting Scholar of Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong 
Prof. Jenny F. SO, Director, Art Museum and Adjunct Professor, Department of Fine Arts, the Chinese University of Hong Kong 




Participants (in Chinese stroke order)
Participant Institution Proposed Micro-Exhibition
Ms. WANG Lu LuExhibition Coordination Department, Anhui MuseumGold, Jade and Bronze Animal-Shaped Weights from Han Dynasty
Mr. ZUO JunGallery of Intangible Heritage, Nanjing MuseumGold, Jade and Bronze Animal-Shaped Weights from Han Dynasty
Mr. ZHU Jing ZhongDisplay and Research Department, Guangzhou Museum of ArtThe E Jun Qi Bronze Tallies: Permits of Tariff Exemption 2300 Years Ago
Mr. LI WeiDisplay Department, Changzhou MuseumThe Beholder of Beauty
Ms. HE HongResearch Fellow and Head of Education and Outreach Department, Emperor Qin Shi HuangPleasing Exchanges: Porcelain Painting and Traditional Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
Ms. Christine LEIHead of Administration, Education and Outreach Department, the Museum of Taipa and Coloane History and Taipa Houses–Museum, MacauGold, Jade and Bronze Animal-Shaped Weights from Han Dynasty
Ms. SAM Wing AhAssistant Curator II, Conservation Office, Hong KongLotus in the Land of Snow: Gilded Statue of Bodhisattva Padmapani from Ancient Tibet
Mr. WU Chang WenAssistant Curator, Exhibition Display Department, Guangdong MuseumPleasing Exchanges: Porcelain Painting and Traditional Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
Ms. MENG QianExhibition Coordination Department, Anhui MuseumThe E Jun Qi Bronze Tallies: Permits of Tariff Exemption 2300 Years Ago
Ms. Maggie LEUNG Yi FaAssistant Curator I, Art Promotion Office, Hong KongThe Beholder of Beauty
Ms. Sharon WONG Wai YeeAssistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, the Chinese University of Hong KongPleasing Exchanges: Porcelain Painting and Traditional Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
Ms. YANG Ye MinEducation Department, Shanghai MuseumSuzhou’s Golden Age in 18th Century
Ms. LU LiResearch Department, Hunan Provincial MuseumThe Beholder of Beauty
Ms. XIE Xiao TingExecutive Manager and Research Associate, Suzhou MuseumSuzhou’s Golden Age in 18th Century
Mr. BO Hai KunProject Manager and Research Associate, Exhibition Department, Capital MuseumLotus in the Land of Snow: Gilded Statue of Bodhisattva Padmapani from Ancient Tibet
Ms. XUE YanExecutive Secretary, Curator and Editor, Art Museum of Guangzhou Academy of Fine ArtsSuzhou’s Golden Age in 18th Century
Mr. DAI Jun PingDirector, Guizhou Education MuseumThe E Jun Qi Bronze Tallies: Permits of Tariff Exemption 2300 Years Ago
Ms. LUO Xing LianHead of Education and Outreach Department, Guangzhou MuseumLotus in the Land of Snow: Gilded Statue of Bodhisattva Padmapani from Ancient Tibet


The First Museum Professionals Training Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Design

Date:19.05.2013 – 06.06.2013
​Organized by Department of Fine Arts and Art Museum, CUHK
Co-organized by Bei Shan Tang Foundation and Hwa Kang Museum, Chinese Culture University
Sponsored by Bei Shan Tang Foundation


Guest Speakers and Topics (in Chinese stroke order)
Guest Title Topic
Prof. Joseph TING Sun PaoAdjunct Professor and Honorary Senior Research Fellow, Department of History, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Planning a Permanent Exhibition: A Case Study on ‘The Hong Kong Story’ of Hong Kong Museum of History (Chinese Only)

Mr. SZETO Yuen Kit Xubaizhai Curator, Hong Kong Museum of Art

The Education Function and Exhibition Means of Modern Museums (Chinese Only)

Ms. LI Rong RongDirector and Research Fellow of Exhibition Design Department, Shanghai Museum

Display Design as a Creative Process – Exhibition Display in Shanghai Museum (Chinese Only)

Prof. Jason SUNCurator of Chinese Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

1. Special Exhibition (Temporary) and Travelling Exhibition (Chinese Only)
2. Permanent Exhibition and Special Exhibition (Chinese Only)

Prof. Peter LAM Yip KeungFormer Director, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

The ABC of Curating for an Art Museum (Chinese Only)

Dr. SUN MiaoDeputy Head and Research Associate of the Exhibition Design Department, Palace Museum, Beijing

Museum Space and the Traditional Setting of Chinese Art (Chinese Only)

Prof. Harold MOK Kar Leung Head of the Department of Fine Arts, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Education Elements in Exhibition Planning (Chinese Only)

Dr. ZHANG Hong XingSenior Curator of Chinese Painting and Graphic Art, Victoria and Albert Museum

1. An Exhibition’s Local Context – A Case Study on V&A’s Large-Scale Exhibition ‘Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900’ (Chinese Only)
2. The Curator-Designer Communication – A Case Study on V&A’s Large-Scale Exhibition ‘Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900’ (Chinese Only)

Ms. Belinda WONG Sau LanDirector, Hong Kong Heritage Museum

Exhibition Planning: People, Objects and Feelings (Chinese Only)

Prof. CHI Jo-HsinFormer Head of Department of Antiquities and Department of Registration and Conservation, National Palace Museum, Taipei

1. Planning Large-Scale Exhibitions: On Several Important Exhibitions in Palace Museum, Taipei in the 21st Century (Chinese Only)
2. Some Sharing on the Curating Experience of the Exhibition Emperor Kangxi and the Sun King Louis XIV: Sinco-Franco Encounters in Arts and Culture (Chinese Only)

Prof. Jenny F. SO Adjunt Professor, Department of Fine Arts, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Role of the Curator (Chinese Only)



Participants (in Chinese stroke order)
Participant Institution Proposed Micro-Exhibition
Mr. FU Wen JunResearch Associate, Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue KingWarrior on a Horse
Ms. Peggy HO Pik KiResearch Associate, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong KongThe Cold Food Observance
Ms. LI MeiCurator, Research and Display Center, Capital MuseumGold of Eternity: Gilded Funerary Mask of the Liao Dynasty
Mr. LI Wei PingResearch Associate, Zhejiang MuseumAshoka Pagoda from the Wuyue Kingdom of the Five Dynasties
Ms. LIANG Li HuiCurator and Research Associate, Display and Research Department, Guangzhou Museum of ArtBlessed Longevity – A Playful Day in the Palace
Ms. Bernadette MOK Yun TaiAssistant Curator I, Hong Kong Museum of ArtBlessed Longevity – A Playful Day in the Palace
Ms. Libby CHAN Lai PikResearch Associate, Art Museum, the Chinese University of Hong KongGold of Eternity: Gilded Funerary Mask of the Liao Dynasty
Ms. ZENG Ling LingCurator, Display and Research Department, Guangzhou MuseumAshoka Pagoda from the Wuyue Kingdom of the Five Dynasties
Ms. SHU Li LiExecutive Secretary, Hunan Provincial MuseumGold of Eternity: Gilded Funerary Mask of the Liao Dynasty
Ms. ZHAO JiaAssistant Curator, Exhibition Department, Shanghai MuseumAshoka Pagoda from the Wuyue Kingdom of the Five Dynasties
Ms. LIU YunResearch Fellow, Liaoning Provincial MuseumBlessed Longevity – A Playful Day in the Palace
Ms. LE Qiao QiaoCuratorial Department, Zhejiang MuseumA Visual Excursion: the Painting 'Early Snow on the River'
Ms. CAI Shu RongDisplay and Research Department, Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue KingThe Cold Food Observance
Ms. LAI Yu LingResearch Assistant, National Palace Museum, TaipeiA Visual Excursion: the Painting 'Early Snow on the River'
Mr. LUO Wei XiongAssistant Curator, Exhibition Display Department, Guangdong MuseumA Visual Excursion: the Painting 'Early Snow on the River'
Ms. TANG Xiao LingResearch Associate, Capital MuseumWarrior on a Horse
Ms. CHENG Shui FongAssistant Curator II, Hong Kong Visual Arts CentreWarrior on a Horse