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 18&19, 2018 in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. ICADE has covered a broad range of topics on music, dance, visual arts, theatre, arts education, and multidisciplinary arts fields.

This conference aims to share and exchange knowledge and practices for academician, educators, researchers, practitioners, graduate students, and art entrepreneurs from different cultural backgrounds and nationality to worldwide 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 and/or Web of  Science, and Google scholar.

Aims and Scope

The main topic of this conference is “Arts and design education for character building”. ICADE 2018 covers up several sub-topics to be discussed such as:

Arts and Creativity
Visual Arts and Design: Paintings, Sculptures, Ceramics, Arts and Crafts of the Society, Printmaking Arts, Comics, Illustrations, Design making, Interior Design, Industrial Design. Performing Arts: Theater, Dance, Music Composition and Practice, Choreography.

Models of Teaching on Arts & Design Education
Models of teaching arts for (early childhood) K-12 & Higher Education, children dances, arts curriculum development, approaches to teaching and learning arts, inclusive arts education including teaching arts for students with disabilities.

Multicultural Arts Education and Multidisciplinary Arts Studies
Multicultural dance, music, and art education, cultural studies, art history, critical theory, and philosophical theory, representation and constructing gender in the arts, and multiple intelligence.

New Media and Technologyfor the Arts
This topic should explore new media and technology such as interactive media for teaching, animation, visual cultures, and media studies

Vocational and Communities based Arts Education
Teaching arts in vocational schools, community, pop culture (ideas, perspective, attitude, phenomena), arts communities, interactive art communities,urban culture, and new society

Creative industry based on arts and culture
Film, video and photography, music, fashion, crafts, culinary, performing arts, fine art, interactive games, advertisement, architecture, radio and television, information and technology, research and development.

Invited Speakers

  1. Prof. Dr. Georg Maas (Martin-Luther-Universityof Halle-Wittenberg, Germany);
  2. Prof. Marno Schulze (University of Music Lübeck, Germany);
  3. Prof. Dr. Md Nasir Ibrahim ASWARA (Universitas Pendidikan Sultan Idris –  Malaysia);
  4. Prof. Sofyan Salam, M.A. Ph.D. (Universitas Negeri Makassar);
  5. Prof. Dr. Hj. Tati Narawati, M.Hum. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  6. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Melanye White Dixon (The Ohio State University, USA)

Venue and Activities

Grand Tjokro Hotel
Jl. Cihampelas No. 211 – 217 Bandung, West Java, Indonesia
Telephone:+62 22 8202 1220

Important Dates

Deadline of abstract submissions : September  05, 2018
Information of abstract acceptance : August 18, 2018
Registration : April 19 until August 18, 2018
Payment : August 18, 2018
The Conference : September 18-19, 2018
Full Manuscript Submission : September 24, 2018

Abstract and Paper Submission

Authors are requested to submit abstracts to the Organizing Committee. The abstract is maximum 200 words and should consist of the following: aim of study, method used, results, and implication. The papers should be written in English and must be between 4 to 6 pages.
All submissions will be reviewed by peers for technical merit and content. Selected papers will be published in proceedings. To submit an abstract, authors must be registered to this link: The manuscript of full paper can be uploaded and submitted only after their abstracts are reviewed and accepted to be presented at the conference.

Registration Fee and Payment

Presenter                                : 200 USD/IDR 2.500.000

Student Presenter                   : 150 USD/IDR 1.500.000

Co-presenter or Participants  : 80 USD/IDR 1.000.000

One who already announced for accepted abstract submissions should register and make a payment to:
Bank Name : BNI Bank (SWIFT code: BNINIDJA)
ICADE Account number : 071 593 8514
Your receipt should be uploaded to our website :

[IMPORTANT] After making the payment, author MUST upload the transfer proof via this website (NOT Email). Author can upload by logging in to our submission system. Payment receipt can be downloaded directly from your account once your payment is confirmed by the committee.

Advisory Board

  1. Prof. Dr. Georg Maas (Martin-Luther-Universtӓt Halle-Wittenberg, Germany)
  2. Prof. Dieter Mack (Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany)
  3. Prof. Marno Schulze (Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany)
  4. Prof. Dr. Klaus Nӓumman (Martin-Luther-Universtӓt Halle-Wittenberg, Germany)
  5. Prof. Dr. Melanye White Dixon (The Ohio State University, USA)
  6. Prof. Dr. Md Nasir Ibrahim ASWARA (Malaysia)
  7. Prof. Dr. Abdul Halim (UPSI, Malaysia)
  8. Prof. Dr. Tjetjep Rohendi Rohidi, MA (UniversitasNegeri Semarang)
  9. Prof. Sofyan Salam, Ph. D. (Universitas Negeri Makassar)
  10. Prof. Dr. Hj. Tati Narawati, M. Hum. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  11. Dr. Zakarias S. Soeteja, M. Sn. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  12. Dr. phil. Yudi Sukmayadi, M. Pd. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  13. Dr. Trianti Nugraheni, M. Si. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  14. Dr. Dadang Sulaeman, M. Sn. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  15. Dr. Anothai Nitibon (Thailand)
  16. Prof. Dr. Endang Caturwati, M. Hum. (ISBI, Bandung)
  17. Prof. Dr. Y. Sumandiyo Hadi, S. ST., S. U. (ISI Yogyakarta)


Scientific Committee

  1. Prof. Dieter Mack (Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany)
  2. Prof. Dr. Md Nasir Ibrahim ASWARA, (Malaysia)
  3. Prof. Juju Masunah, M. Hum., Ph. D. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  4. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Melanye White Dixon, (The Ohio State University, U.S.A)
  5. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rita Milyartini, M. Si. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  6. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ade Gafar Abdullah(Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)
  7. Dr. phil. Yudi Sukmayadi, M. Pd. (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)

Organizing Committee

Conference Chair:
Prof. Juju Masunah, M.Hum., Ph.D.

Co-Conference Chair:
Febbry Cipta, M.Pd.


  1. Dr. Uus Karwati, M. Sn.
  2. Dr. Frahma Sekarningsih, M. Pd.
  3. Bandi Sobandi, M. Pd.
  4. Dr. Sandie Gunara, M. Pd.
  5. Dr. Heni Komalasari, M. Pd.
  6. Dr. Taswadi, M. Sn.
  7. Dr. Henry Virgan, M.Pd.
  8. Ardiyanto, M.Sn.
  9. Tatang Taryana, M.Sn.
  10. Hery Supiarza, M.Pd.
  11. Suryadi, M.Sn.
  12. Dadang, S.Pd.
  13. Sudrajat Permana, S.Pd.
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