international portfolio review forum
hong kong and china tour
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-fair & mini-forum: $750/day
Mini-fairs (2-3/day): $500/day
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!
Friday October 13 arrivals
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
Sunday October 15 13:00-18:00 forum Guangzhou
AIP Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts
Monday October 16 all day mini-fairs Guangzhou
11:30 Nansha College Preparatory Academy
15:15 Country Garden School, Beijiao
evening arrival Shenzhen
Westin Shenzhen Nanshan (email@example.com)
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
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.)
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
Ningbo 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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