Historiography of Art History Research Center

Objectives: It is the task of the center to systematically study history of the Western art and the methodology, and take it as references for the further research on the development of Chinese art. The center translates famous works of Western art history, in order to study the cultural background of its historical development, especially the interaction of art history with general history and history of ideas; to verify the feasibility of applying Western theory to the history of Chinese art; and to introduce the fine traditions of Chinese theory to the world.


Director: Cao Yiqiang