2015 News archive

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December 2015
Free Film Screening and Q & A: ATA   View Summary
8 December 2015
ataTo celebrate Chinese New Year, the Confucius Institute invites you to see the world anew with a special screening of Ata.
November 2015
A Special Event Celebrating the Year of the Monkey   View Summary
4 November 2015
exTo celebrate the Year of the Monkey, the University of Sydney Confucius Institute has invited Yin Cao, Curator of Chinese Art at the Art Gallery of NSW
October 2015
General Manager's Message   View Summary
13 October 2015
tanwei2Here at the University of Sydney, we've engaged with the cultural and political landscapes of China for more than 100 years.
Chinese Painting   View Summary
6 October 2015
paintingLearn the fundamentals of Chinese brush painting.
The Future of China through Chinese Science Fiction   View Summary
6 October 2015
scienceSydney Ideas is partnering with University of Sydney Confucius Institute to present China's best-selling contemporary science fiction author Liu Cixin.
September 2015
Message from the General Manager: True Music of the Erhu   View Summary
22 September 2015
I am delighted to share that over 7,600 people has viewed a Wechat article about my recent Chinese interview with ABC.
Sneak preview of our Confucius Day Gala concert Tan Wei: True Music for the Erhu program   View Summary
22 September 2015
tanweiWe have created a beautiful program for our 2015 Confucius Day Tan Wei: True Music of the Erhu concert.
August 2015
Celebrating Moon Festival 2015   View Summary
11 August 2015
moonCelebrating Moon Festival 2015
Confucius Institute Annual Concert: True Music of the Erhu   View Summary
11 August 2015
erhuJoin us for this entrancing and vast musical journey.
May 2015
Begin your own sublime tea adventure this winter   View Summary
21 May 2015
chinese teaAn introduction to the traditions and flavours of Chinese tea
April 2015
Public lecture: Chinese Opera as an Intangible Cultural Heritage   View Summary
23 April 2015
peonyCurrent Situation and Problems in the Protection of Traditional Chinese Opera as an Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Public Talk: New Face of Chinese Culture in the New Media   View Summary
16 April 2015
wechatWhen we look at the gigantic and rapid changes occurring in China, no perspective is more vivid and clear than the vigorously evolving new media.
March 2015
The Confucius Institute and the King's School jointly set up a Confucius Classroom   View Summary
31 March 2015
Confucius classroom-launchThe King's School Confucius Classroom officially launched on 17 March. The partnership will provide opportunities for more King's students to study Chinese language and culture.
Touring Exhibition: Jewish Refugees and Shanghai   View Summary
31 March 2015
Exhibition photoAn exhibition presenting the objects, letters, and photographs that tell the stories of over 18,000 Jewish refugees who found sanctuary in Shanghai, from the German Third Reich in 1933-1945.
January 2015
Public talk: Chinese Medicine and Well Being   View Summary
30 January 2015
Dr ZhouTo celebrate Chinese New Year, we present this free lecture to introduce you to the ancient philosophy and principles of Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture.
Free Film Screening: 'Blue Sky Bones' by China's godfather of rock music, Cui Jian   View Summary
30 January 2015
Blue Sky BonesTo celebrate Chinese New Year, the Confucius Institute is presenting the internationally acclaimed film "Blue Sky Bones," followed by a Q & A session on 22 February.