Cultural Exchange Program - Young museum employees
Location: Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai in China / Berlin, Dresden and Munich in Germany
Main organizer(s): Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (National Museums in Berlin) / Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden State Art Collections) / Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen München (Bavarian State Picture Collections) / National Museum of China
Partners EU: Centre of Continuing Education at the Free University Berlin / University of Applied Sciences
Partners China: /
The Cultural Exchange Program offers young museum employees from China and Germany the opportunity to travel to China / Germany for four to six weeks, receiving museum training through guided tours, workshops and presentations by various curators and other museum staff. In a group of ten to twelve people, the scholars visit three cities (Berlin, Dresden and Munich in Germany; Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai in China), their museums and other cultural institutions. They interact with the colleagues of the host country and discuss a broad range of topics which affect the Chinese as well as the European art world of today.