Speaker: PENG Feng (彭鋒) is professor of aesthetics and art criticism at the School of Arts at Peking University (北京大學) and a prestigious Changjiang Scholar (長江學者). He has published 15 academic books, numerous translations, and over 200 papers on aesthetics, theory of contemporary art, and history of Chinese philosophy. He is also a playwright, freelance art critic, and curator of exhibitions, including the China Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale in 2011. 2014. Since 2013, his musical The Red Lantern has been performed throughout China.