Revolution of human life in the world has been influencing to the transformation of human behavior in appreciating and creating art and design. In addition, global culture can strongly dictate local culture which people  are required to be adaptive in facing this situation. Adaptation to the world changes in an integrated and global manner is a step towards sustainability. Therefore, the The 4th International Conference on Arts and Design Education (ICADE) proposes the conference theme “Arts and Design Education for Sustainable Development.”

Through this International Conference on Arts and Design Education (ICADE), we invite academics, researchers, observers, practitioners in the fields of arts and design to discuss the happening problems. We offer "Arts and Design Education for Sustainable Development" topic as a dynamic concept for understanding local problems in a global context and realizing that solutions to local problems can have global consequences.

The 4th International Conference on Arts and Design Education (ICADE) is a conference hosted by Faculty of Arts and Design Education, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia. This conference will be held on September 21st, 2021, through Zoom Webinar. ICADE has covered a broad range of topics on music, dance, drama/ theatre, visual arts, visual communication design, arts education, film and television, and multidisciplinary arts fields.

This conference aims to share and exchange knowledge and practices for academician, educators, researchers, practitioners, graduate and post graduate students, and art entrepreneurs from different cultural backgrounds and nationality to widely present and exchange their recent knowledge, and latest research in fields of performing arts, arts education and the practices, as well as multidisciplinary arts field. This event will also build initial global partners for future collaboration and promoting new ideas, innovation, and creativity. All selected papers will be published in the proceedings indexed by  Scopus, Web of  Science, and Google scholar.

Link Registration: http://icade.event.upi.edu/register

Important Dates

Registration and Payment http://icade.event.upi.edu/registerApril 1st, 2021 - September 17th, 2021
Dealine of Abstract SubmissionAugust 31st, 2021
Information of Abstract AcceptanceSeptember 17th, 2021
Full Manuscript SubmissionSeptember 20th, 2021
The Webinar ConferenceSeptember 21st, 2021

Theme / Scope

  • Reorienting Arts and Design Education Curriculum for sustainable development.
  • Development of educational models of arts and design at all levels of education for sustainable development
  • Developing arts and design learning media to increase awareness of identity, creativity, critical thinking, communication, and collaboration
  • Art and design teaching and learning strategies for sustainable development
  • Development of creative industries based on art and design education to increase added value in a social, cultural and sustainably economic manner
  • Preservation of art and design through sustainability education
  • Remodeling and innovating art and design work
  • Archiving and digitizing art and design for the advancement of art education sustainably
  • Fostering appreciation of art and design for students and society


Keynote Speaker(s)

Prof. Dr. Sunaryo Kartadinata, M.Pd.

Indonesian Ambasador of Uzbekistan and Kazakstan

Plenary Speaker(s)

Prof. Henry Spiller, Ph. D.

UC Davis, USA – Music

Prof. Minchol Cha

Dept. of Film Studies Dong-Eui University South Korea

Prof. Emeritus Dato' Dr. Ahmad bin Zainuddin

University College Yayasan Pahang, Malaysia - Art and Design

Prof. Dr. Hj. Een Herdiani, S.Sen., M.Hum.

Institut Seni Budaya Indonesia Bandung – Dance

Featured Speaker(s)

Prof. Juju Masunah, M.Hum., Ph.D.

Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia as Moderator



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