China Art Foundation

The Foundation comprises three
elements: the Trustees, a Board
of Advisors, the Council.

Board of Advisors

Richard Armstrong,
Director, Solomon R Guggenheim Museum and Foundation
Gary Tinterow,

Director, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Jock Reynolds,
Henry Heinz II, Director Yale University Art Gallery
Jay Xu,
Director of Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
Wang Huangsheng,
Director of CAFA Art Museum of Central Academy of
Fine Arts, Beijing
Melissa Chiu,
Director, Asia Society Museum and Curator for
Contemporary Asian and Asian-American Art
Kwok Kian Chow,
Deputy Chairman, Yellow River Arts Centre, China
Alfred Pacquement,
Director, Musee National d’Art Moderne, Centre
Georges Pomidou
Jan Stuart,
Keeper of the Department of Asia, British Museum
Wu Hung,
Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor in Chinese Art History, Director of the Center for the Art of East Asia, and the Consulting Curator of the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Trustees

Pearl Lam
Sydney Picasso
Gao Minglu

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Pearl Lam

Pearl Lam is a collector, patron, gallery owner and curator.
As a curator, among many other exhibitions, she conceived and organised the critically acclaimed Awakening: La France Mandarine, an exhibition on the French influence on Chinese art, which was a central part of the 2004 French Year in China. As a patron, she has donated works to museums as various as the V&A, London, the Asia Art Society Museum, New York, the KW Institute, Berlin, the Museum of Art and Design, New York and the Peabody Museum, Boston.
She is the owner of Contrasts Gallery.

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Sydney Picasso

Sydney Picasso has been Adjunct Curator of the Museed’Art et Histoire de Meudon , France, has  served on the Acquisitions Committee of the Centre Georges Pompidou, and was a Board Member of the Societe des Amis du Musee d’Art Moderne. She created the Societe du Jeu de Paume and was its President from 1998 to 2004. She received the honor of Chevalier des Arts et Lettres from the French Minister of Culture. She is co-author with Claude Baudez, of Lost Cities of the Maya, among many other publications.

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Gao Minglu

Gao Minglu has been an active critic, curator, and scholar of contemporary Chinese art since the mid 1980s. His exhibitions on the subject are among the most important ever assembled in the U.S. and China: he was one of the curators of ‘China/Avant–Garde’ in Beijing 1989 and the curator of the groundbreaking exhibition ‘Insideout: New Chinese Art’ organised by Asia Society and SF MOMA. His many publications explore the changing relationship between
global art movements and Chinese tradition.

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Richard Armstrong
Director, Solomon R Guggenheim Museum and Foundation
http://www.guggenheim.org

Gary Tinterow
Director, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
http://www.mfah.org

Jock Reynolds
Director Henry J. Heinz II Yale University Art Gallery
http://artgallery.yale.edu

Jay Xu
Director of Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
http://www.asianart.org

Wang Huangsheng
Director CAFA Art Museum of Central Academy
of Fine Arts, Beijing
http://www.cafa.edu.cn

Melissa Chiu
Director Asia Society Museum, New York
http://asiasociety.org/

Kwok Kian Chow
Senior advisor, National Gallery Singapore, art advistor and writer
http://www.yrac.cn

Alfred Pacquement
Director of Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris
http://www.centrepompidou.fr

Jan Stuart
Keeper of the Department of Asia, British Museum, London
http://www.britishmuseum.org

Wu Hung
Director Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor in Chinese Art History, Director of the Center for the Art of East Asia, and the Consulting Curator of the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
http://lucian.uchicago.edu