【Welcome to CHINA 2017: Calling for First Application

Welcome to CHINA 2017 is an ‘Art and the Public Good’ Project initiated by BYICAA.

Welcome to CHINA 2017
Calling for First Application

Program duration: 1 March – 31 December 2017
Application deadline: 30 June 2017

Beijing Youth International Culture and Arts Association (BYICAA)
Address: 1-3 Fuhao Village Industrial park, Tongzhou District, Beijing, China
Zip code: 101119

Hours: Monday–Friday 9:30am–5pm
Tel: +86 10 5718 7179
Homepage: www.byicaa.com

Application: apply@byicaa.com 
About more information: artstudio@byicaa.com 

Beijing Youth International Culture and Arts Association (BYICAA) is a legal association cooperation who is dedicated to promoting international arts and culture exchange, identifying value of arts and culture in different nations, innovating and experiencing contemporary arts and culture.

BYICAA is also a public platform, which is to provide efficient communication and exploration opportunities for the public. It is also to provide service to Chinese domestic Non-Government Groups, in particular to those who have creative and practical abilities. It is, thus, aiming to help to further the growth of an NGO community in China.

Beijing Youth International Culture and Arts Association, legal association cooperation, is founded by Jie WANG, a famous Chinese artist. The purpose of founding BYICAA is using an artistic approach to actively involving and promoting the growth of civic society during the process of social reform and development.

Our philosophy is:Experiencing, Understanding, Communicating and Innovating

First Application of Welcome to CHINA 2017
Welcome to CHINA 2017 is an ‘Art and the Public good’ project initiated by Beijing Youth International Culture and Arts Association, aiming to help and support the artists. Now we’re collecting profiles of international artists and presenting their artworks to Chinese people. Chinese art lovers and professionals can access all these profiles and relevant information by visiting our official websites, public wechat accounts, facebook and other Chinese media, which creates a good communication platform between China and international artists.

Besides, the artists participating in Welcome to CHINA 2017, may also get a chance joining in our BYICAA Residency Program in 2018. If you’d like to get more detailed information about BYICAA Residency program, please visit our website:

Welcome to CHINA 2016
You can see on the link below part of the reported artists.

Belgian artist: http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/fzWu9qJcI4uNlx_u4t72jg 
American artist: http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/-cTvvIL-rO7LQxWHMZ48Bg 
Malaysia artist: http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/hTRpMmZXILft0PoNN8FHeQ 
Indian artists: https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/IYbWfl3VuTtEKB9G_BCQ1A 
Italian artist: http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/yXpOoS7yAH-lbl6O-nT2BQ 

Application period for the first time and submissions for Welcome to CHINA 2017 will close on 30 June 2017.

If you want to attend our program, please send us email. (apply@byicaa.com)

We are looking forward to seeing you in China!

Required documents (only accept English)
1. At least 10 artworks or more (Jpeg file between 1 MB to 2 MB, 300 dpi)
(Including TITLE, MEDIUM, SIZE, YEAR & PRICE, etc.)

2. Artist’s statement (Literal around 500 words)

3. Artist’s CV
(Including full name, photograph of yourself, age, sexuality, mobile, email & website, country, language, NGO or Community cooperation experiences & volunteer experiences, residency, award, etc.)

4. All of file name & email name:
File name:
example> Andy Warhol_CV_2017.1.1
Andy Warhol_artist statment_2017.1.1

Email name:
example> 【Artist _Andy Warhol : Welcome to CHINA 2017】

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