Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Description

The Art Museum, an integral unit of the Institute of Chinese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong serves the university community and the Hong Kong SAR by collecting, preserving, researching and exhibiting a wide range of artifacts illuminating the rich arts, humanities, and cultural heritage of ancient and premodern China. The Art Museum promotes the excellence of both its permanent collections and loan collections of Chinese art and their use for scholarly endeavors and outreach efforts.

As a university teaching museum, it offers the in-depth practice of museology and teaching of art history and heritage through direct and sustained access to original Chinese works of art by collaborating with the Department of Fine Arts. With different University faculties, it advocates interdisciplinary approaches to the social, cultural, technological and historical context of Chinese art. Founded in 1971, the Art Museum has been taking an active role in achieving the objectives of the University in promoting Chinese culture and heritage and facilitating academic exchange between China and the West, as well as enriching the cultural lives and spiritual wellbeing of society.

Location

Art Museum, Institute of Chinese Studies The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sha Tin New Territories
Hong Kong SAR China

22.419220973934, 114.2061907053

Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Art Museum, Institute of Chinese Studies The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sha Tin
New Territories
Hong Kong SAR China

Resource Types
Art Media