Jing Shan Classic, Cultural and Creative Arts Awards
The cultural and creative art awards are using Buddhist cultural images to inspire cutting-edge creations and designs. It calls for entry from all over the world. It not only aims to create an inter-disciplinary and cross-borders platform for exchanging art and culture but also supports a new generation of cultural workers. Every year, it uses Xia Jing Shan Buddhist paintings to set different themes for creation. The competition divides into 3 groups, including graphic design, gift design and video.
Xia Jing Shan
Academic seminars not only integrate domestic and overseas resources of the Xia Jing Shan Arts and Culture Foundation but also invite scholars of Buddhist culture to expand the depth and the breadth of the research.
Exhibition of Xia Jing Shan Buddhist Paintings
Various exhibitions are held to promote Buddhist art and share it with audiences worldwide through Xia Jing Shan Buddhist paintings.
Online resources regarding Chinese paintings and calligraphy can be integrated through online exhibitions and Xia Jing Shan Digital Archive.
International Workshop of Buddhist Arts
The institute collaborates with the Sotheby’s Institute of Art to organize workshops. It can help humanistic Buddhism to connect with popular culture. Also, it provides short-term opportunities of outreach for Buddhist art professionals and youth. It can be expected to enhance the international perspective of Buddhist art talents in Taiwan.
Forums and Activites
Starting from the value of the compassion and goodness of Buddhist art, various forums or activities are held on various topics such as culture, public welfare, environmental protection, local creation, and life education. The institute looks forward to exploring more ways to benefit all living beings through discussion and exchange.