Fan Feng, Artist, Assistant Professor, Deputy Chair of Dept. of Painting, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
Eric Fan Feng is a Ph.D. in art history, Assistant Professor and deputy chair of Department of painting in Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University. Dr. Feng was trained as a visual artist, who has exhibited work across China, and in the U.S. and Japan. Dr. Feng’s work is in several public collections and he has produced a number of public art commissions around China. In 2015, he was awarded the “East Asia Fellowship” by ARIAH (The Association of Research Institutes in Art History). He was a visiting fellow at Archive of American Art, Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C. and Visiting scholar at American Academy at Rome in 2017.
Prof. Feng is an initiator of an academic exchange residency program between the Department of Art, University at Buffalo, SUNY and The Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, a biennial cross-culture collaborations by MFA and Ph.D. students. He also runs annual academic and teaching exchange between Faculty of Art, Hong Kong Baptist University and The Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University.
The courses he is currently teaching including:“Basic Training of Comprehensive Artistic Language”, “Comprehensive Material Painting”, “Ecological Art”, “Public Art”, ”Space in Art: Methodology and Practice”, “Art and Culture: American Art Study(1492-2001)”，etc.