Chongqing Artists' Association welcomes artists who would like to come over during the festival. They would like to invite 15 international artists, on a first come first served basis. Artists will be invited to give a short talk or presentation on a topic of their choice.The Festival will happen between 25-27 November 2011The below is a confirmed schedule of events.
23rd, arrival of the artists24, visit Dazu sculptures, old villages etc. outside of Chongqing 25, morning, opening of the exhibition at the Gallery of Southwest University afternoon, Symposium at the lecture hall of the University 26, morning, visit the Academy, meeting artists in the academy, some artists' talks afternoon, printmaking demonstrations 27, visiting Qijiang, the new artists' village, sketching the countryside of Qijiang 28, visiting Museums in Chongqing 29, bye, Chongqing.
The below is a list of the artists who will attend and give a presentation
David Barker (UK) Nicholas Brown (USA) Karen Butler (USA) Wayne Crothers (AUS) Jon Goebel (USA) Wuon-Gean Ho (UK) Heather Huston (CAN) Guy Langevin (CAN) Kang Ning (CHINA) Annika Romeyn (AUS) Marica Rizzato (IT) Ema Shin (JP) Francisco Souto (VENEZUELA) Li Yili (CHINA) Dai Zhengsheng (CHINA)