Asia Regional Council (ARC InSEA) was approved in the InSEA World Council meeting on 5th January 2019. The purpose of the organization is to:

  1. collaborate on research and practice to promote art education in Asia;

  2. act on behalf of the International Society for Education through art with regard to international activities and networks in the countries of Asia (Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, Cambodia, China, Guam, Hong Kong, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, South Korea, North Korea, South Laos, Macau, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam);

  3. enhance international relationships among national art education organizations and other InSEA affiliated organizations throughout Asia


ARC BOARD 2019-2022

According to the ARC Bylaws, the Executive Board consists of persons: Chairperson, Secretary, and Treasurer. In the Executive Board at least three different countries must be represented and no more than two persons from the same country can be members of the Executive Board.

The first office of the Executive Board will serve a three-year term. Afterward, the term of office of the Executive Board will be two years (in alternate years to World Congress). Elections will place through online and all members (organizations) have one vote.



ARC Board 2019-2021

Dr. Jun Hu;

ARC Board- Chair

Dr. Li-Yan Wang;

ARC Secretary

Dr. Sunah Kim;

ARC Treasurer


Art Education Organizations in ASIA


call for presentations for the Japan Art Education Association CONFERENCE ( Deadline 31 july 2019)

Japan Art Education Association (Nihonkyouikurengo in Japanese)   is planning to conduct a poster session as a part of their annual conference in 13 October 2019 (13:00-14:00). In this session, the official language will be English (only poster session).  
Abstract submission to send POSTERS  deadline: 31 July 2019, Announcement: 10 August 
Web link of the CONFERENCE:

Call for Papers: 2019 SAEK (Society for Art Education of Korea) International Conference will be held on 27-28 September, 2019 in Seoul, Korea

The SAEK Conference offers a great opportunity to bring together professions, researchers, and scholars around the world to investigate the important issues and agendas in art education.


Proposals that address issues identified in the overall Congress theme ‘Imaging Social Innovation: Expanding the Social Role of Art Education’ will be considered by the Programme Committee and can be submitted under the following sub-themes.

(1) Change: Sustainability, Social problem solving