At a time when the relationship between Australia and China has never been closer nor more important, the Institute will enable the development of deeper ties forged through an open, intellectual and dynamic engagement with centuries old and emerging Chinese arts and culture.

– Vice-Chancellor of Western Sydney University, Professor Barney Glover

Our MissionA row of framed pictures on a wall. The first is slightly in focus.

Key Focus Areas:

  • Research & Graduate Programs
  • Community Engagement through Art Exhibitions and Public Lectures
  • International Collaborations in Arts and Cultural Exchanges
  • Online/Digital Resources Centre

Our Goal

To be engaging, inclusive and distinctive