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2 March 201512.00am - 1.30pm
Understand China through three "moments" with Professor Stephen Morgan from the University of Nottingham, Ningbo China campus.
10 March 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
The influence of Japanese art on nineteenth-century modern painters, Japonisme, is widely acknowledged. But was it really that different from earlier interactions with Asia, particularly seventeenth- and eighteenth- century Chinoiserie? Professor Petra Chu offers a challenge to previous narratives.
18 March 201512.30pm - 1.30pm
Learning Mandarin or improving your English and want to practice with a native speaker? Want to meet new friends and discover Chinese/Australian culture outside of your classroom? We have the answer.
24 March 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
In recent years, interest in contemporary Chinese art has exploded in Australia and across the world. Tonight some of Australia's most prominent curators share their thoughts on what makes certain artists tick, and what might be the challenges of putting up exhibitions in a cross-cultural context.
25 March 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
What happened during the ‘Umbrella Movement’, a pro-democracy political movement which took the former British colony by storm in late 2014? Former diplomat Jocelyn Chey and historian John Wong share their findings after extensive fieldwork in the Chinese mainland, England, and Hong Kong .