Performance and Talk | Looking beyond Borders: Japan and China

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Asia Society @ Art Gallery NSW

Looking Beyond Borders

Nishikawa Sukenobu: (Girl with koto) post 1716. Woodblock print; chûban tate-e, 26.3 x 17.9 cm. Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1930

Asia is made up of a rich diversity of cultures and traditions, yet beyond national borders lie many commonalities forged by the movement of people, goods and ideas across the Continent. 

Asia Society AustraliaSumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, the Art Gallery of NSW and VisAsia Council present an innovative program to showcase interconnectedness of Asia through performance and talk retracing the history and development of the Japanese Koto and Chinese Guqin from their common origin.

Presented to senior business, political, education and cultural audience drawn from the partner organisations' networks and the public. This performance and talk will be the first in a series of events examining various elements of a common Asia centred on Japan, through exploration of culture, religion, literature, art and philosophy. 

Date: Friday, 9 March 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30pm

Venue: Entrance Court, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery Road, Sydney NSW 2000

Dress code: Cocktail, lounge suit or national dress

Performers

Ms Garei Nakagawa (Japan)

Satsuki Odamura (Australia)

Tony Wheeler (Australia)

Speaker

Warren Reed, Author and former intelligence officer

Tickets

Members and guest: free

Public: $80.00 (+GST and booking fee)


Supported by: 

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Event Details

Fri 09 Mar 2018
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Entrance Court, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery Road, Sydney NSW 2000

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Member and guest: Free, Non Member: $80.00
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