Hong Kong Academy of Contemporary Fine Arts was founded in June 2014 in Hong Kong as an international art educational institution belonging to BaiJia Lake International Culture Investment (Hong Kong) Holding Group. HKACFA aims at integrating the resources from art community, academia and business circles, as well as establishing cooperation with top colleges and universities, so as to cultivate talents in related areas to embrace the rapid development of today’s art industry. Focusing on art education and global network expansion, HKACFA offers MBA, EMBA and DBA programs which all take cross -regional study tour as the core form and involve interdisciplinary academic fields, such as art finance and investment, art market and management, art collection and appreciation, and so on. Through study tours to global art market centers, namely USA, UK, France , Hong Kong, and Taiwan, participants can enhance their professionalism, cultivate strategic thinking, and establish a global vision, so that to comprehensively understand the present and the future of the whole art industry.
KEDGE Business School is the merger of two France’s oldest and most renowned business schools: Euromed Management (est. 1872, Marseille) and BEM (est. 1874, Bordeaux). Counting itself among the less than 1% of worldwide business schools holding ‘triple accreditations’ from EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA, KEDGE BS is regarded as one of the top European management institutions which has become the leading French centre for business and management researches by the Financial Times, with the KEDGE Global MBA program ranking 23rd in the world in 2015. KEDGE Business School operates numerous campuses in France and abroad, with major hubs in Paris, Marseille and Bordeaux, alongside satellite campuses in Avignon, Toulon, Bastia, Dakar (Senegal) and Suzhou (China).
Within 3 years, this bilingual DBA program will carry out study tours to great art capitals like New York, Paris, London, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, etc. The module setting of the program contains theory teaching, guest forum, academic seminar, case study, art institution and auction house visit, as well as independent study and academic dissertation under one-to-one supervision. Meanwhile, the three-dimensional knowledge system covers all essential perspectives related to art history, art industry, and arts collection management.
Course and Module Design
Participant will have interview and only shortlisted candidates will be admitted. The requirements for application as follow:
• Obtain a Master’s Degree (MSc, EMBA, MBA or equivalent);
• Minimum 8 years’ enterprise management experience. Preference is given to senior managerial experience.
November 13, 2016 – September 28, 2019
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