On the morning of November 18, fourth grade students and teachers from Suzhou International Academy, BFSU (connected to Beijing Foreign Studies University), enjoyed a study tour in the Six Arts Museum.
Suzhou International Academy is located in the beautiful Suzhou Bay of Taihu Lake. The Academy is a high-end and elite international school, which serves as a study base for PASS international students from Beijing Foreign Studies University. It is a foreign language demonstration school and an international education model school for the Yangtze River Delta region. Suzhou International Academy is considered to be a Chinese version of Eton College.
“Come Here，Go Further!”
As a leading international school, Suzhou International Academy upholds the philosophy ‘Come Here, Go Further’ whereby they strive to cultivate young talent with patriotic foundation and international vision.
Suzhou International Academy forth grade students came to Six Arts Museum to enjoy a study tour with the theme of "appreciate the beauty of the nation’s folk art, become an artistic youth."
The academy hopes that through their visit and hands-on study of the astonishing number of exhibits displayed in the Six Arts Museum, their forth grade students can experience and truly appreciate the unique charm of traditional Chinese folk art.
A place where every exhibit reveals spectocular ingenuity and artistry, a place where behind every exhibit there is an amazing cultural and historic story, a place which provides students with an unparalleled platform for extracurricular research and learning, Six Arts Museum serves as a one of a kind cultural arts educational center.
The collections in the Six Arts Museum highlight the incredible beauty and indeed the very essence of traditional Chinese folk culture and folk art, which when viewed and studied naturally and spontaneously awakens students’ patriotic consciousness.
Traditional Chinese folk art intersects in perfect harmony with western influenced artistic colors, designs and displays at the Six Arts Museum. It is a perfect place for visitors to experience and appreciate the beauty of traditional Chinese folk art in a unique one of a kind east meets west fusion setting.