China Academy of Art
Chen Yan
Professor, Doctoral Supervisor

Chen was born in October 1970. He graduated from the Affiliated High School of CAA in his hometown, Hangzhou in 1989. Four years later, he obtained a bachelor's degree from the Department of Oil Painting at CAA. As a bonus for winning the Gold Award of the Chinese Young Oil Painting Talent Competition, from 2000 to 2001, he was funded to study at the Russian Repin Academy of Fine Arts. In 2002 and 2009, he graduated from the Department of Oil Painting at CAA with his master's degree and doctor's degree, respectively.

Professional Titles

Chair of the Department of Integrated Art

Director of the Research Institute of Contemporary Integrated Art 

Member of the China Artists Association 

Board Member of the China Female Artists Association 

Deputy Director of the Integrated Art Committee of the Zhejiang Artists Association Board Member of the Zhejiang Association of Oil Painters 

Vice President of Minjin Kaiming Art Academy of Zhejiang.