Join us for the first 'Webcast Current Affairs' of the new year with Natasha Kassam, research fellow of the Diplomacy and Public Opinion Program of the Lowy Institute. This webcast is for members only.
Watch award-winning film, Still Human, which tells the story of a Filipino domestic helper, Evelyn (Crisel Consunji), who arrives in Hong Kong to work as a caregiver of a paralyzed man Leung Cheong-Wing (Anthony Wong).
How did Western culture interact with Chinese art under the ruling of Qianlong emperor (r.1736-95)? Prof. Greg Thomas from HKU will analyze the artworks by Giuseppe Castiglione ( 1688-1766) and Jean-Denis Attiret (1702-68).
Spend your Friday evening with writer David Sedaris, author of Barrel Fever and many great works, who will be giving an hour long reading of exciting, new and unpublished material, followed by a Q&A and book signing session.
Come and hear Professor Niall Ferguson, senior fellow of the Hoover Institution (Stanford University) and senior faculty fellow of the Belfer Center (Harvard University), as he applies history to our contemporary challenges and dilemmas.
Are musicians only technicians following instruction from the score? This panel talk explores the values inherent within the intersection of artists' creative process and formal constructs of strategy.
In this workshop, the instructor will demonstrate different techniques and material for participants to experiment in creating new ink painting. 這次的工作坊中，導師會示範不同的材料和使用方法，參加者再對其進行實驗。最終的藝術作品可使用拼貼方法，如周綠雲般把對自己有意義的物品拼貼在實驗水墨作品上，變成代表自己的藝術創作。