Arata Isozaki is the chairman of a renowned contemporary architect and a leading figure in post-modem architecture in Japan. Born in 1931 in Oita City, Japan, he graduated from the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Tokyo in 1954, and completed his doctoral study at the University of Tokyo in the Department of Architecture in 1961. He was once the pupil of Kenzō Tange, and in 1963 he established Arata Isozaki & Associates. He and two other architects, Kisho Kurokawa and Tadao Ando, are the three great architects of Japan.
David Grossman is the Vice President of the Academic Committee of ICAA, currently President of ico-D (formerly Icograda). He is a founder of the Israel Community of Designers – Israel’s multidisciplinary professional design organization and is a founder of Vital,Tel Aviv Center for Design Studies (1987) and of the Graphic Design Department of Shenkar College in Israel (2000). He has played a key role as organizer, editor, lecturer and juror for international design festivals, conferences and exhibitions, catalogs and annuals. In recent years he has made numerous visits to China.
Professor Min Wang，one of the founders of ICAA (International Creative Arts Alliance),the President of the Academic Committee,the Dean of School of Design at China Central Academy of Fine Arts(CAFA),the Academy is the most prestigious and influential art school in China.Min was Chair Professor at School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Min Wang has been appointed by the Ministry of Education as Chang Jiang (Li Ka Shing Foundation) Scholars Chair Professor in 2007 and he is member of Council of Creative Economy, World Economic Forum (Davos), and member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and President of AGI China Chapter.Until 1997.Min’s work has been exhibited internationally in showcases such as the Biennian of Graphic Design, Brno; Graphic Design Show in Beijing; Type Directors Club Exhibition in New York; Print Annual; and the International Poster Biennial Lahti and in the collection of Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg; Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, etc.
Mr. Huang Jiancheng is a renowned designer in spatial integration and an artist, now the Deputy Dean of the School of Urban Design of CAFA, professor, thesis advisor.He is also the President of the Executive Committee of the International Creative Arts Alliance, the Deputy Director of the Environmental Art Design Committee of China Artists Association, and the member of the Teaching Guidance Committee of Industrial Design Major of Colleges and Universities of Ministry of education. He is a visiting professor at the New York School of Interior Design, and Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts.
Luca Fois, after a long-time experience as a product designer-maker, mainly in wood, for big global brands and an intense commitment in planning and managing important communication projects in the design and territorial enhancement fields, both in Italy and abroad.
Mr. Han Jiaying, a renowned designer from China, was born in Tianjin in 1961, and graduated from Xi'an Academy of Fine Arts in 1986. In 1993 he founded Hanjiaying Design and Research Institute Limited,and now he is the visiting professor and thesis advisor at the School of Urban Design of the Central Academy of Fine Arts. He is also one of the co-founders of the International Creative Arts Alliance (ICAA), and the vice president of the Academic Committee of the ICAA, during the founding of which he has provided tremendous amount of help.
Partner of KL&K Design Board member of Hong Kong Design Centre Secretary-General of Hong Kong Federation of Design Associations Vice President of the Academic Committee of ICAA Vice Chairman of Design Alliance Asia
President of the School of Art Management and Education (proposed) of the China Central Academy of Fine Arts，Director of the National Institute of Arts and Cultural Policy of the China Central Academy of Fine Arts.
Ning Ying is an award winning film director, screenwriter and producer，the member of the First International Council of ICAA, best known for her“Beijing Trilogy” (FOR FUN/1992, ON THE BEAT/1995, I LOVE BEIJING/2000), RAILROAD OF HOPE/2001,PERPETUAL MOTION/2005 and TO LIVE AND DIE IN ORDOS/2013.
Developed D-K, the art of Digital-Kakejuku. D-K is a new, distinctive form of art that integrates electronics with the environment. He has devoted 20 years of his life producing over a million digital pictures, which, with the incorporation of the computer technology and the environment, using dozens of projectors, are projected onto the buildings and the natural landscape in the surroundings, the art of once in a lifetime that is both one and many.
Internationally renowned Chinese artist,the member of the First International Council of ICAA.He founded Shen Wei Dance Arts in New York, and has been the Artistic Director of the contemporary dance company. Numerous international awards, including the Nijinsky Award in 2004, which is considered the Oscars of the dance world, as well as the MacArthur Award in 2007, the highest award for creative talents in America.
A renowned contemporary sculptor of China, the founder of "X+Q",the member of the First International Council of ICAA.Qu was born in 1969 in Shanghai. Graduated from the Department of Sculpture of the Central Academy of Fine Arts with a Master’s Degree, he has been touring with his sculpture works around influential museums in China, Germany, France, America, and Southeast Asia ever since 1990s, having held until now 12 solo exhibitions. As the youngest winner of the highest award of the National Art Exhibition, Qu's sculpting techniques have long been highly commended by the artists community, especially the Little Fat Figures series.
Dean,professor,doctoral supervisor of the School of Design of China Academy of Art.China's top fashion designer.the member of the First International Council of ICAA,the Vice President of China Fashion Association.the Member of the China Society for the Study of Folk Literature and Art.the President of Zhejiang Association of Creative Design. Fields of expertise include dyeing and weaving,fashion design,studies on fashion trends,studies on the modern interpretation of the Traditional Chinese culture.
Doctor of Aesthetics. Professor at the School of Arts of Peking University. Doctoral Advisor. Vice Dean of the School of Arts of Peking University. Vice Chairman of the Research Centre for Aesthetics and Aesthetic Education of Peking University
Professor Dalia Gallico is the President of the School of Architecture and Industrial Design of the San Raffaele University of Rome, and President of the Degree in Fashion and Design. She is the owner of a research company, providing consultancy for companies and institutional bodies in various design-oriented sectors; clients include the local government of Milan and the Ministry of Culture.
CEO of Jimei Group. The Chief specialist of the Advisory Paneland member of the board of directors of Happy Culture MediaLtd. The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the PingyaoInternational Ar t Center. Research fellow in the Institute ofCultural Industries at Peking University from 2007 to 2012.
Hu Xueqin graduated from The China Academy of Art in 1995, received bachelor's degree; in 2007 , she graduated from China Central Academy of Fine Arts, with a master's degree; and in 2011,she graduated from China Central Academy of Fine Arts with a doctor degree. Now she works as senior lecturer at City Design School, the China Central Academy of Fine Arts , focuses in new creative communication design . she also is associate director of Research Center of Visual Culture of CAFA,and worked as secretary-general and curator in Executive Committee of China International Design Week during 2010-2014.