Activities

2021
Realisation of a website for the Chinese artist Minli Gao, www.minligao.com
Organising ‘Buddy contacts’ of art students between the Netherlands and Russia.

2020
Construction of a global database of skill-based artists from all countries in the world www.artistdatabase.org
Exhibition of the Chinese artist  Minli Gao in Forma Aktua Gallery, Groningen, Netherlands.
Participation with 4 Dutch artists in the Hands Across the Pacific Art Exhibition in Beijing China (Classical Salon/ILFAS)
Participation in the monthly online conference ‘Dialogues for Artists in a Changing World’
Collaboration with the online art academy classical ART collegewww.classicalartcollege.com  to set up a Summerschool and periodic Masterclasses, with teaching programmes to be filled in by Artists in Residence from different continents.

Note:
The exchange with Beijing, China, for the international exhibition “Hands across the Pacific” was postponed several times due to Covid19 and finally limited to a digital presentation.
https://www.artvrpro.com/exhibition/19110/detail?artvrpro_=ccbdg3a8bffg27dg94b3fcb49887c1b0&from=other

ILFAS Resume 2020


2019
Exchange of exhibitions between China and the Netherlands with exhibitions of 9 Chinese artists in the Dutch Silk Road Art Exhibition in Leeuwarden, Kampen, The Hague and Groningen, the Netherlands.
Receptions of several delegations of artists and art curators from China.
Exhibitions of 11 Dutch artists in 2 museums in Xi’an and one in Qingdao, China as a special presentation in the ‘6th Silk Road International Art Exhibition’ in Xi’an, which was opened on behalf of the international artists by Tom Hageman, chairman of the ILFAS foundation..
Visits and collaboration agreements with the Ecole Superieur d’Art Visuel in Marrakech, Morocco..
Visits and collaboration agreements with the Moscow Academy of Fine Arts named Surikov, and with the Moscow Art Lyceum, Russia
Participation in ‘The Representational Art Conference 2019’ in Ventura, California, USA.
Participation in the ‘FigureThis Conference’ in London, UK.
Participation in the foundation with members ‘Classical Art Center’
Collaboration with Health&Art Ltd and Li-Agency disseminating skill-based art in Europe and China (exhibition and sales).

http://klassieke-salon.nl/de-klassieke-salon-2016/the-sixth-silk-road-international-art-festival-2/


2018
The organization of the American ‘The Representational Art Conference 2018’ TRAC2018, together with the exhibition ‘Classical Art’, in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, then Cultural Capital of Europe.
The conference was organized by the foundation ‘The Classical Salon’ It attracted participants from all over the world and generated a.o. the ‘International League of Fine Art Schools, ILFAS’
Participation of 4 Dutch artists in the ‘5th Silk Road International Art Exhibition’ in Xi’an, China.

Collaboration with the Chain foundationwww.chain.eu  organiser of Erasmus+ refresher courses for teachers of cultural education at various locations in Europe.

http://klassieke-salon.nl/the-representational-art-conference-2018/

Resume
Resume 2018 Foundation The Classical Salon

Conference program trac2018