Our pop-up exhibition returns to show the highlights of this year’s #SnapCNY submissions.
An exhibition that highlights stories of life in Hong Kong and in the Chinese communities in London over the last 80 years and documents the impact of direct airline routes between the two cities.
A Tale of Two Cities highlights stories of life in Hong Kong and in the Chinese communities in London over the last 80 years. It explores and celebrates the impact of regular air services connecting the two cities.
Among the stories shared through the exhibition are those of around 100 female orphans who were sent to the UK via the International Social Service (ISS) UK Hong Kong Adoption Project in the 1960s to 1970s. During that period, orphans between the ages of two and four flew from Ho...
Make your midweek melodious with an evening of inspired music by artists from the Royal Academy of Music.
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What shapes LGBTQ+ identities in 2017 China? Dr Trude Sundberg will share her first-hand experience of building an inclusive community for LGBTQ+ groups in China.
What shapes LGBTQ+ identities in 2017 China? Dr Trude Sundberg will share her first-hand experience of building an inclusive community for LGBTQ+ groups in China. As the co-founder of Q-Space, a Beijing-based centre designed to promote inclusiveness, Dr Sundberg will describe both her involvement in creating the centre and the social and political challenges she has seen for LGBTQ+ communities in China. This talk is also the second event of our newly launched Elements Programme, which is d...
Enjoy the sultry sounds of this jazz evening with songs composed during 2016 by Ildefons Alonso and his band.
Enjoy the sultry sounds of this jazz evening with songs composed during 2016 by Ildefons Alonso and performed by:
Sax – Matt Anderson
Piano – Alberto Palau
Bass – Will Harris
Drums – Ildefons Alonso
Tonight they will be performing from their album November Mood, stirring the autumn feeling that brings out with the first shade of winter cool. It is either a kind of sadness that reveals the vulnerability of the thin layer that keep us protected of the inclement wea...
Make your midweek melodious and joins for our fortnightly free evening concert series. This fortnight’s concert will be performed by: Seungwon Lee piano, Kitbi Lee violin & Sooyeon Lee cello,
Take part in a demonstration and workshop dedicated to the art of creating beautiful Chinese woodblock prints.
Experience the beauty and intricacy of traditional Chinese woodblock printing methods at a demonstration and workshop by award-winning artist, Dr Weimin He.
After a short talk about the methods involved, Weimin will demonstrate the techniques before participants get to print their own pieces from the blocks provided under his expert guidance. Materials are included.
Traditional woodblock prints were produced in China as book illustrations and auspicious New Year prints. In the 1920s and 1930s, E...