Bamboo Canvas: Instructional Innovation for a Globalized Classroom

Beyond the Bamboo Canvas: 

Innovative Instruction for a Globalized Classroom

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The regional conference, Beyond the Bamboo Canvas: Instructional Innovation for a Globalized Classroom, is the culmination of a 2017-18 Instructional Technology Grant, funded by the State University of New York. (SUNY-IITG). Awarded to Professor Kyunghee Pyun, Department of History of Art and Professor Elaine Maldonado, Director of Faculty Development and Center for Excellence in Teaching, the project seeks to globalize the classroom with emerging technologies and the integration of Asian art and craft into the general curriculum. About the Project.

Conference Date and Time
Friday, November 2nd 2018
Agenda Link 

27th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues, 8th floor;

Enter through the Dubinsky Building (27th street--- building closest to 8th Avenue)
Link to Directions and Accomodations 

This event is closed.      

Questions? Contact: Celia Baez with questions at [email protected]


Allan E Goodman Headshot J. Keith Wilson Headshot

Allan E. Goodman is the sixth President of the Institute of International Education, the leading not-for-profit organization in the field of international educational exchange and development training. 

Link to IIE: The Power of International Education

J. Keith Wilson is the Associate Director and Curator of Ancient Chinese Art at the Freer-Sackler Galleries at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.  

Link to Freer | Sakler

Watch Allan Goodman's Remarks (Captioned)

Watch J. Keith WIlson's Presentation (Captioned)

Murase Portrait

Kyunghee Pyun portrait

Hiroshi Murase is the General Manager of Suzusan Co., Ltd. / Shibori Artisan. Hiroshi Murase began by designing and producing not only Japanese traditional Yukata fabrics, but also textiles for fashion and interiors using the Shibori technique in Arimatsu.

Download Murase's Presentation

Kyunghee Pyun is an Assistant Professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York. Her scholarship focuses on history of collecting, reception of Asian art, diaspora of Asian artists, and Asian American visual culture.

Download Beyond the Bamboo Canvas Presentation by Kyunghee Pyun


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Major funding for this program was provided by the State University of New York Innovative Instructional Technology Grant (SUNY-IITG). Additional funding was provided by the Japan Foundation's Center for Global Partnership.
Funding was also provided by the Fashion Institute of Technology Center for Excellence in Teaching (CET) Faculty Development Grants and Awards Program.