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Asia-related events in Switzerland

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February 2017

  • Feb 3 – 5, Zurich: 3 Day Course on Global Culture and Politics in the Urban Age at the ZHDK. More information
  • Feb 5, Zurich: Literatur und Musik: Yoko Tawada - Jedes Wort ein Musikinstrument at Literaturhaus Zurich. More information
  • Feb 5, Zurich: Offenen Werkstatt: Japanische Landschaften drucken at Museum Rietberg. More information
  • Feb 6 and 26, Zurich: «The Longest Way» – 4646 Kilometer zu Fuss durch China. A presentation by Christoph Rehage. More informations and other locations
  • Feb 8, Zurich: «Turning cross-cultural complexity into high-performance vitality», event by the Swiss-Asian Chamber of Commerce. More information
  • Feb 10, Zurich: Book Launch of «Happy Tropics 1», a publication on the fast changing cultural topographies of Singapore at Corner College. More information
  • Feb 10, Zurich: Artist talk with Thomas Bayrle on China's cultural development at Johann Jacobs Museum. More information
  • Feb 12, Lucerne: China Erlebnistag at Grand Hotel Europe in Lucerne. More information
  • Feb 17, Zurich: Slideshow presentation «Zu den heiligen Bergen von Golog» by Dr. Wojciech Jan Simson. More information
  • Feb 17, Lucerne: Movie night at Galerie Urs Meile featuring Cheng Ran's In Course of the Miraculous (2015). More information
  • Feb 19, Zurich: Indian concert with Roopa Panesar at Museum Rietberg. More information
  • Feb 21, Zurich: «Impulse: The 4th Industrial Revolution in Japan», organized by the Swiss Japanese Chamber of Commerce. More information
  • Feb 22 – May 31, Zurich: Institute colloquium: «Routes and Paths: Knowledge Transfer in Asian Art» at the University of Zurich. More information
  • Feb 25, Zurich: Finissage «13 Welten von Schwarz und Weiss» at Galerie Claudia Geiser. More information
  • Feb 28, Zurich: Lecture: «Art of the Yuanmingyuan & Victorian Design» at Villa Schönberg. More information

March 2017

  • Mar 6, Zurich: Seminar on the Japanese Economy & Finance, organizied by the Japanese Embassy. More information
  • Mar 13, Berne: Hong Kong - eine Chance für die Zukunft? Referat von Niklaus Glatthard, organisiert von der Gesellschaft Schweiz-China. More information
  • Mar 14, Zurich: Porzellan und Porzellankunst - eine Brücke zwischen China und Europa. Ein Vortrag von Prof. Dr. Erich Zettl, organisiert von der Gesellschaft Schweiz-China. More information
  • Mar 17, Zurich: «Japan-Vortrag» von Jan Knüsel im Alternativkino Zürich. More information
  • Mar 25, Zurich: «Tsukiji Wonderland», documentary about Tokyo's legendary fish market, with English subtitles at Kino Xenix. More information
  • Mar 30, Zurich: «Sake-Vortrag» by Marc Nydegger. More information
  • Mar 30, Zurich: Eröffnung «Asia Desk Schlieren», Vorträge und Podiumsdiskussion mit Asien Experten. More information

April 2017

  • Apr 11, Zurich: FUTURE CITIES LABORATORY: European – South East Asian Architectural Dialogue with Chatpong Chuenrudeemol and Daniel Niggli. More information
  • Apr 15, Lucerne: Dechen & ZKO Züricher Kammerorchester at the KKL Lucerne. More information
  • Apr 25 -Jun 6, Zurich: Ringvorlesung „Geschichte Asiens: Die Frühe Neuzeit (16. – 18. Jh.) von der Volkshochschule Zürich. More information soon
  • Apr 27-30, Houdini Zurich: GINMAKU New Films from Japan. More information

June 2017

  • June 1-7, Zurich: Iran Film Festival. More information
  • Jun 10, Zurich: «Durch Wüsten und über Meere: Handel und Kulturaustausch in Asien», Führung durch die Sammlung im Museum Rietberg mit Linda Christinger. More information soon

Exhibitions

  • Oct 21, 2016 - Mar 26, 2017, Basel: «mustergültig - Globale Spuren in der lokalen Ikat-Mode» at Museum der Kulturen Basel. More information
  • Nov 11, 2016 – Apr 2, 2017, Geneva: «Fang Lijun – Espaces interdits» at Museum Ariana in Geneva. More informations
  • Nov 25, 2016 – Apr 23, 2017, Zurich: «S(e)oul Food» photo exhibition at the Völkerkundemuseum in Zurich. More information
  • Feb 17, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017, Lucerne: «Cheng Ran: Selected Films» at Galerie Urs Meile. More information
  • Feb 28, 2017 - May 14, 2017, Zurich: «Heilige Ware. Das chinesische Feueropfer und der Kult des globalisierten Konsums» at Johann Jacobs Museum. More information

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