Supervisors for Ph.D. Candidates
  Feng Jianqin  
  Zou Jianping  
  Chen Shining  
  Liu Weidong  
  Lin Shuzhong  
  Xi Chuanji  
  Zhou Jiyin  
  Huang Dun  
  Fan Bo  
  Wu Guodong  
  Ju Qihong  
  Liu Chenghua  
  Wu Lieyan  
  Wang Hu  
  Chang Ningsheng  
  Xu Liming  
  Shen Yizhen  
  He Xiaoyou  
  Li Lixin  
  Xu Yong  
  Zhuang Yao  
  Zhou Jingxin  
  Chen Jianhua  
  Geng Jian  
  Kong Liuqing  
  Wang Jianyuan  
  Xia Yanjing  
  Yuan Xiyang  
  Li Xiangmin  
 

Chen Shining

Chen Shining, Party committee member, Vice Director, professor, Doctoral Supervisor, Male, Han nationality, was born in Nanjing of Jiangsu province in January 1955. He graduated from the Department of Arts of Nanjing University of the Arts in 1982 and then joined the faculty; was approved as a member of China Artists Association in1986; obtained Master Degree in Oil Painting Art Study in 1987; did research in Tokyo as the state-funded visiting scholar and the foreigner researcher of Japan Musashino Art University from January 1991 to July 1992; became the Dean of Department of Fine Arts of Nanjing University of the Arts in March 1998, and head a delegation for cultural exchange in America in the same year; became Director and Party Secretary of School of Fine Arts of Nanjing University of the Arts in December 1999; attended the 7th National Congress of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles in 2001, and went to Korea for cultural exchange in the same year; was awarded as middle - aged and young experts with outstanding contributions of Jiangsu Province in 2002; was elected as the representative of the 6th General Assembly of Chinese Artists Association in 2003; was elected the representative of National Congress of China Federation of literary and Art Circles in 2004; visited Austria, France, German, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium and other European countries for research as senior visiting scholars on July 10, 2004; was elected as the member of the 7th Committee of Jiangsu Federation of literary and Art Circles in 2004; become vice Party Secretary, vice President of Nanjing University of the Arts in December 2004; obtained Doctoral Degree in 2005; was elected as the Executive Vice Chairman and Secretary-general of Jiangsu Oil Painting Society in 2007, and went to Greek for collecting folk songs and sketch with Delegation of Chinese Artists in the same year.

Won second prize of National Poster Exhibition in 1982; the oil painting work of Winter Training obtained Award of Encouragement in National Youth Art Exhibition in 1985; the oil painting work of Women in Wa Mountain obtained Endeavour Award in Tokyo 27th Asian Modern Art Exhibition in 1991; the oil painting work of Wedding on the Execution Ground obtained the Award for Excellent Works (highest award) in National Exhibition of Fine Arts Works dedicated to the 80th CPC Anniversary, and the oil painting work of Childhood Olympic Dream obtained the first prize in the 5th National Sports Art Exhibition, and was sent as national gift to International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge and was exhibited in the Olympic Museum in Lausanne; the oil painting work of Misty and Rainy South China was honored as selected work in the 3rd Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition in 2003; the oil painting work of Sounds of Nature was selected to be exhibited in the 10th National Exhibition of Fine Arts Works, the poster (joint work) was awarded the Award for Excellent Works in the 10th National Exhibition of Fine Arts Works, and the lacquer painting of Working with One Heart (joint work) obtained the Silver Award in the 10th National Exhibition of Fine Arts Works, which was collected by Chinese Art Gallery; the oil painting work of Eternal Moment was collected by Chinese Olympic Committee in 2005; the oil painting work in huge size of Dawn was collected by Jiangsu Provincial Art Gallery in 2007.

The monograph of General Theory of Western Art was published by Nanjing University Press in 2005; the monograph of Inside and Outside Pictures was published by Sichuan Fine Arts Publishing House in 2006; the monograph of Comparison of Form and Spirit Value of Chinese and Western Painting was published by Beijing Oriental Press in 2007. Worked as the national judging panel member of the 6th National Sports Art Exhibition in 2005; worked as the national judging panel member of Chinese Jinling Art Exhibition (oil painting) in 2006; worked as the national judging panel member of Chinese Oil Painting Sketch Works Exhibition in 2008.

Born in December 1960 in the city of Nantong of Jiangsu province, with family origin of Ningbo of Zhejiang province; graduated from the English Department of Nanjing Normal University in 1984 with bachelor degree in English Literature and Language; admitted to the graduate school of Fine Arts of Nanjing University of the Arts and majored in Foreign Art History in the same year under the supervision of Professor Liu Ruli. Graduated in 1987 with Master Degree and then joined the faculty; during working in the University, pursued Doctoral Degree under the supervision of Professor Xi Chuanji, specializing in comparison between Chinese and Western art education.

Used to work as Deputy Director of Teaching and Research Section of History Theory of Department of Fine Arts, Deputy Director of School Faculty Office, Deputy Director, Director of School Academic Affairs, Director of School of Continuing Education, College of Higher Vocational Technology, and currently is the professor of Fine Arts, Doctoral Supervisor, Party Committee member, Deputy Director of Nanjing University of the Arts, vice-dean of Academic Committee and Academic Degrees Committee, member of Jiangsu Oil Painting Research Association, Director of Council of Jiangsu Artists Association, Dean of Theory Committee of Jiangsu Artists Association, Member of Steering Committee for College Quality Education of Jiangsu Province, Vice-chairman of Teaching Branch of Jiangsu Higher Education and Teaching Research Society, Committee Member of Teaching Guiding Committee for Arts of Ministry of Education, Committee Member of Steering Committee for Professional Teaching of MFA of Ministry of Education. Chief Editor of Journal of Fine Arts and Design.

Stayed in the Art School of Montana State University of U.S.A from 1992 to 1993 for further study; stayed in the Art School of West Virginia University of U.S.A as a senior visiting scholar from October 1998 to December 1998; stayed in the Art School of University of Kassel as a senior visiting scholar upon the invitation of Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst Dienst (German Academic Exchange Service); went to Poland, Ukraine and Russia as the Work Team Member of Jiangsu Provincial government for cultural and academic exchange in August 2002.

Awarded the honorable title of “Excellent Middle-aged, Young Leading Teachers of College of General Higher Education of Jiansu Province” in 1998; was selected as one of the candidates for “Cyan – Blue Program” academic leaders cultivation of Jiansu Province in 2002; granted the title of Middle-aged, Young Scientific and Technological Leaders of Second Batch of Jiangsu Provincial “333 High-level Personnel Training Project” by Personnel Department of Jiansu Province in 2008.

In terms of teaching, mainly teach courses such as foreign arts history, comparison of Chinese and Western Fine Arts and etc for undergraduates and graduate students. For academic study, published tens of thesis on key national art journals and academic journals of above provincial level and 7 monographs: Kandinsky, Red Gallery (three volumes), Oriental and Western Arts, Between Painting Voice, Foreign Arts History, Bright stars: Art during European Renaissance and Significance of Image, etc; Worked as the Deputy Editor-in-Chief for the Junior High School teaching material of Jiangsu Province; translated 4 volumes of books concerning domestic and foreign painting skill; relevant published papers concerning Higher Arts Education won first, second prize of Award for Excellent Papers about teaching management of Jiangsu higher education; mainly engaged in Chinese history of fine arts and comparison study of Chinese and Western Art recently, the published papers of From internalization to explicature: cause of formation of Ni Yunlin painting schema and style, Another Space, Another Side of Joyful Banquet, Textual Research and Identification of Painter of Ladies with Head-pinned Flowers and A Palace Concert: Comparison of Space of Chinese and Foreign Paintings, etc have won attentions from experts of the field, among which, Another Side of Joyful Banquet and Textual Research and Identification of Painter of Ladies with Head-pinned Flowers obtained respectively the third prize of 7th Philosophy and Social Sciences Award for Outstanding Paper of Nanjing and 8th Philosophy and Social Sciences Award for Outstanding Paper of Nanjing. The completed national subject of National Image in Art Works led by him in 2007 has won highly recognition by the Ministry of Culture, and the results are issued in full by People’s Daily.

He is responsible for scientific research, discipline construction, teaching graduate students, center for post-doctoral studies, academic journal, library; and also in charge of Department of Scientific Research, Graduate School (Office), Academy of Arts, Editorial Department of Academic Journal. Coordinate in the management of united front. Connect School of Human Sciences, School of Art and Culture (planned), and Cultural Heritage School (planned).