Talent Week – California

 Art Symposiums Art Lectures
 World Artists Networking
 Artwork Sales Painting Workshops
 Talent Ceremony Art Tours

Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California
University of California – Irvine, School of Art, Orange Coutny, California

Talent Week activities are open to all registered participants, and general public seating is limited, so we encourage you to register early.

The competition will culminate in a series of activities called Talent Week. A collection of art talks, local art tours, artist networking, exhibitions and artwork sales will take place in several cities in the U.S. Participants will have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to share their works of art, and engage with the finest art historians, established artists and global audiences.

Competition participants, families, artists, sponsors and media will be given first priority entry for Talent Week. The event is also open to students and the general public. Some programs are limited in number; seating will be on a first come first serve basis.

Talent Week consists of the following programs:

Art Symposiums and Events

  • Art lectures and exchanges from world-class art historians and artists.
  • Across cultural opportunities for participants to enrich their understandings of fine art and cultures.
  • Special networking opportunities with the artists, galleries and local communities from all over the world.
  • Award-winners are invited to share their artistic creations and unique art styles with audiences.
  • Art workshops and technique demonstrations with renowned artists.
  • Interviews, sightsee, museum visits and more…
Talent Week Agenda

August 28, 2019 – Registration & Welcoming

  • First day of arrival, checking in
  • Greetings and registration at the designated hotels

August 29, 2019 – Talent Week Opening and Art Symposiums

9:00 am – 10:45 am

Feature Talk: Rediscovering the Renaissance

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch Break

12:10 pm – 3:30 pm

Getty Museum Tours

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Art Workshop – Painting Fundamentals
Oil Painting, Drawing, Chinese Painting
Class break, Discussions

4:30pm – 5:00 pm

Coffee break

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Art Forum – Finalists Western Paintings

6:10 pm – 8:30 pm

Evening Dinner and Networking

August 30, 2019 – Art Symposiums – Eastern and Western

9:00 am – 10:45 am

Feature Talk: Chinese Arts Through Dynastic Style

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch Break

12:10 pm – 3:30 pm

Museum Tour – Huntington Library, Pasadena, California
Architecture Tour – California Reveal (The Gamble House, Wrigley Mansion, Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden)

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Art Workshop – Advance Techniques
Oil Painting, Drawing, Chinese Painting
Class break, Discussions

4:30pm – 5:00 pm

Coffee break

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Art Forum – Finalists Chinese Painting

6:10 pm – 8:30 pm

Evening Dinner and Networking

August 31, 2019 – High Art Forum and Talent Ceremony

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Art Workshop – Figurative and Storytelling
Western Paintings, Chinese Painting
Class break, Discussions

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch break/free time

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Ceremony Reception

2:30pm – 4:30 pm

Talent Ceremony

5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

VIP Networking Event

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