Sichuan Fine Arts Institute
Sichuan Fine Arts Institute
Introduction to Sichuan Fine Arts Institute
The Sichuan Fine Arts Institute (四川美术学院, website), which has been running for 79 years, is a predecessor of the Sichuan Provincial Art College established in 1940 by returning art educators such as Li Youxing and Shen Fuwen. The main line is the art backbone of Northwest Military and Political University in Chongqing in 1950. Southwest People’s Art Institute.
Sichuan Fine Arts Institute is the only higher art college in Southwest China. It currently has Huangpiping Campus in Jiulongpo District and Huxi Campus in Shapingba District University City, covering a total area of 1,200 acres. In November 2018, the school selected a site of 150 acres in Liangjiang New District, Chongqing City, and established the International Design College (Art Port of Western China).
The school now has the School of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, School of Plastic Arts, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Art Education, School of Film and Animation, School of Architecture and Environmental Art, School of Design, School of Experimental Art, School of Public Art. Since the beginning of the new century, school education has achieved rapid development. It has built first-class professional art galleries and libraries, first-class art creation communities, first-class art teaching demonstration centers, and first-class innovation and entrepreneurship “crowd space”. Colleges have good conditions for running schools.
In recent years, the university has applied for more than 100,000 undergraduates and more than 3,000 graduate students. The school currently has 628 full-time teachers, 7,550 full-time undergraduate, graduate and international students.
Sichuan Fine Arts Institute has four first-level disciplines in the fields of fine arts, design, drama and film, and art theory, all of which accept graduate students. During the “Thirteenth Five-Year Plan” period, four first-level disciplines were listed as key disciplines in Chongqing for support and construction. Among them, fine arts and design science were listed as first-class disciplines in Chongqing for support and construction. In the fourth round of national discipline evaluation, four first-level disciplines were listed. Among them, the fine arts were rated A- and the design sciences were rated B +.
The school has 22 undergraduate enrollment majors, of which painting, sculpture, animation, art design, and industrial design are national specialty specialty construction sites, and fine arts, design, drama, and film and television are Chongqing’s specialty disciplines. Painting and sculpture 10 majors including product design, environmental design, visual communication design, fashion design, animation, drama art, architecture, and art theory were incorporated into Chongqing’s “Three Special” action plan for support and construction.
Since the “Thirteenth Five-Year Plan”, the school has established a “first-class domestic, internationally renowned” school positioning and “high-quality, innovative, practical” artistic talent training goals, adhere to this basis, comprehensively carry out teaching construction, and build a “big platform” + Multi-channel “talent training model. For all students, the four platforms of “Ideological and Political Humanities”, “Professional Education”, “Practical Teaching” and “Informatization Teaching” have been created to ensure the overall quality of undergraduate education. To cultivate top-notch creative talents in arts, the school has set up multi-channel training programs such as “Top-notch Talent Training”, “Characteristic Studio Training”, “Residence of Young Artists”, and “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education” to support outstanding students with potential to grow into talents. The “ideological and political + artistic” college students have achieved remarkable results in ideological and political education, and were highly praised by Chen Min’er, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee and secretary of the Chongqing Municipal Party Committee; focused on the integration of professional education and innovation and entrepreneurship education; , “National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Typical Experience University” title; continued to build the “open June” art tour exhibition brand, approved Chongqing aesthetic education reform experimental zone; build a characteristic campus, strengthen environmental education, good talent training conditions to win the community from all walks of life Widely praised. In 2018, the school received excellent results from the undergraduate teaching review and evaluation of the expert group of the Ministry of Education. The expert group unanimously affirmed: Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts has a glorious history, outstanding achievements, outstanding artistic talents, and extensive social influence. It is a distinctive and first-class art college. , Is a higher art institution that can represent Chongqing and even Chinese art to the world stage.
In recent years, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute has adhered to the idea of art creation serving political construction and design practice serving local development, and has vigorously consolidated six provincial and ministerial scientific research platforms, including the Chongqing Humanities and Social Sciences Key Base of Contemporary Visual Art Research Center, and added major subject art The Creative Research Center, the Design Innovation Research Center, and the Art and Rural Research Institute have achieved remarkable results in the creation of major themes, the enhancement of urban cultural quality, and the involvement of art in rural revitalization.