WIRP Workshop: Working with China



(L-R) Alex Gao, Director of the Today Art Museum; Zhang Zikang, Deputy Director of the National Art Museum of China; Luo Yi, Curator & Museum Design Consultant at Urban Energy)


The WIRP Workshop: Working with China took place at the Hospitium at York Museums Trust on 14 October 2015.  Below you can find a selection of presentations from the workshop to download.


Click HERE to download the workshop programme.

Click HERE to download the list of speakers and their biographies and abstracts.

You can find case studies, guidance articles, and a list of useful organisations and links for working with China on the Resources pages of the ICOM UK website.


Zhang Zikang, Deputy Director, National Art Museum of China (NAMOC)


Alex Gao, Director, Today Art Museum


Andrew Mackay, Head of Collections and Programming, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery and Sophie Liu, UK Representative for Xuzhou Decree Museum


Rui Pang, International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology (ICCHA) at University College London (UCL)



Working with China: Opportunities, Challenges, Solutions, Linda Rosen, Business Development Manager, China-Britain Business Council (CBBC)


Shipping to and from China: How to Avoid Hitting a Great Wall, Julie Prance, Head of Exhibitions Coordination, Momart


Ying Tan, Curator, Centre for Contemporary Chinese Art (CFCCA) 


ICOM UK and the WIRP would like to thank Urban Energy, Vastari, and the British Council for their facilitation and support to bring the international speakers to this workshop.

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