Visiting guests: delegation OCT (CN)
In the first half of September, a delegation of the Chinese company OCT will visit the Netherlands. SICA is organizing this visit together with the Mondrian Fund and within the framework of the international visitors' programme.
The delegation consists of:
- Luan, Qian - Director of OCT Contemporary Art Terminal (OCAT)
- Hu, Meilin - Chief editor of OCT
- Li, Yusha - Administration director OCAT
- Zhang, Han - Deputy manager OCT-Loft
- Fang, Lihua - Curatorial director of OCAT
- Xu, Yuntao - Curator of external relations of OCAT
For this delegation, two programs will be prepared. Some of the delegates will go to visual arts organisations. The other part of the delegation will meet representatives of institutions in the field of performing arts.
OCT, full Overseas Chinese Town Enterprises Co., was founded in 1985 and focuses on real estate, tourism, culture and electronics. OCT connects urban development with sustainability, creativity and a green environment. OCT is the market leader in the field of Chinese cultural tourism and one of the first Chinese companies who support contemporary art in China.
The company has a special interest in Dutch art, which among other things resulted in several exhibitions during and after the World Expo in Shanghai. This visit is especially dedicated to exploring the possibilities for exchange and projects in 2013.