Luxun Academy Of Fine Arts

In 1938 Luxun Art College, the predecessor of Luxun Academy of Fine Art was founded in Yanan under the initiatives of Chairman Mao and Prime Minister Zhou. In 1946 Luxun Art College was relocated to Northeast of China. In 1958 it was reformed to Luxun Academy of Fine Art.

Now Luxun Academy of Fine Art is a one of the top art academies in China with varieties of specialties and departments and excellent academic staff. It has 11 departments (21 specialties), one educational school for adults and one affiliated secondary school of fine arts. Currently there are 3780 students, among them there are 3351 undergraduates, 229 full-time postgraduates, 200 part-time postgraduates and 29 overseas students. There are 978 students in the educational school for adults

LAFA is a famous academy as well as an important base for arts working, design and academic research. The art works of Lafa’s academic staff and alumni have been collected by famous galleries and museums. It lies in the top in terms of art and historic topics and it’s also famous in panorama art.

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No 17-9, Sanhao Street, Heping district
Liaoning province
Phone: 0086-24-82250789

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Our Aims

We keep innovation based on LAFA's tradition. Our key aim is to foster fully developed professionals in fine arts, art design and art theory research.

Sample Student Art Work (6)

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Location and Getting there

We are located in Sanhao street, heping district, Shenyang city, Liaoning province, China which is the centre of Nanhu High-tech developent zone.

Department and information about the department

The Academy consists of the following specialised departments

Chinese painting
Oil painting
Visual communication
Textile & fashion design
Environmental art
Industrial design
History & theory of art
Cultural communication& management
International art education exchange
Centre of studies of art and culture
The college of adult education
The affiliated secondary art school of LAFA  

Academic Staff and Description

Among 284 academaic staff there are 41 professors,93 vice professors, 80 lecturers, and 70 assistance lecturers. There are also a group of guest experts and professors who have a high reputation in the art field of China.

Information For  Undergraduates  

Information For  Postgraduates  

Information For  International Students

We welcome international students.There are 29 intenational students and they really enjoy study and life in LAFA.  

Student Support

We have students office, career advice centre and psycology consulting centre for students.


We provide accommodation  

How To Apply

For international students, please email to