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fall 2017

upcoming tours:



hong kong and china tour

october 14-23

Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai, Ningbo

This tour has been our most successful tour in terms of student attendance. We will visit many of the same cities and venues as in previous years, and are adding some exciting new events. We have developed relationships with many of the top portfolio institutes and expect to see even more of these students on this tour.


Costs for 2017-2018:


Preview forum:   $800-$1,000/event

Mini-forum:  $600/event

Mini-fair & mini-forum: $750/day

Mini-fairs (2-3/day):   $500/day

Mini-fair:    $350/event

Educator Receptions:   $250/event


All local ground transport between airport and hotel and/or between hotel and forum venue(s) is included.

Hotels and flights are not included.


Priority application & $2,000 deposit deadline was August 31st

Priority payment deadline was September 7th, but you can still register!


Detailed schedule:


Hong Kong:


Friday October 13 arrivals

Mira Moon Hotel Hong Kong


Saturday October 14  11:00-15:00  forum     Hong Kong

Chinese International School

All schools in HK are invited to send students & we get support from EdUSA.


    evening fly to Guangzhou (~1 hr.)

Hilton Guangzhou Tianhe


Mainland China:


Sunday October 15 13:00-18:00  forum     Guangzhou

AIP Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts


Monday October 16  all day   mini-fairs    Guangzhou

8:30 AISGZ

11:30 Nansha College Preparatory Academy

15:15 Country Garden School, Beijiao


    evening   arrival Shenzhen

Westin Shenzhen Nanshan (


Tuesday October 17  AM   mini-fair    Shenzhen

Shenzhen Art School


    15:00-19:00  mini-forum    Shenzhen

Westin Shenzhen Nanshan


Wednesdey/Thursday -travel to Beijing on your own



Hilton Beijing Wanfujing


Friday October 20  12:00-15:30  mini-fair    Hebei/Beijing

Fine Arts School affiliated to China Central Academy of Fine Arts


Saturday October 21  12:00-17:00  forum     Beijing

Beijing City International School, ECC Campus


    Evening   flight to Shanghai  (~2¼ hrs.)

Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel


Sunday October 22  13:00-18:00  forum     Shanghai

Concordia International School


Monday October 22  12:00-17:00  forum    First Annual Ningbo Art Education Symposium
Co-sponsored by the Ningbo
Foreign Language School and Preview

Participation is free, RT transport from Shanghai, one night hotel in Ningbo and food is provided courtesy NFLS and Preview.

Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort

The symposium will include:
Presentation to students on Art College Admissions in N. America and Europe, Careers in the Arts, and Portfolio Development.
Presentations and workshop to art teachers with a focus on Teaching Strategies, Portfolio Development and Networking.
Workshop with
Guidance Staff
Presentation from Chinese Educators on Art Education in China today.
Individual Portfolio Reviews with students looking for Undergraduate and Graduate Study Abroad
Tour of NFLS


Ningbo Foreign Language School (NFLS):
Ningbo Foreign Language School is a public high school with 1800 students of grade 7-12. Within the main school, there is the AP center where students aim to go aboard after graduation with dual currirulums of AP and Chinese high school.  For AP curriculum, we offer the most comprehensive AP subjects in China of 25 APs, with the speciality in humanity and arts. In terms of art, we offer the full complete AP subjects of AP Drawing, AP 2-D Desgin, AP 3-D Desgin and AP Art History, which is rare among the international programs from Chinese public high schools.


We have approximately 200 local art students participating as well as 25-30 local art teachers.
Other institutions participating:
Huamao Foreign Language School
Ningbo Xiaoshi High School
Zhenhai Hai School
Ningbo City University
Zhejiang Wanli University
Ningbo DaHongYing University
Ningbo Textile and Clothing technical college


Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort.


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