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[Workshop Call] Chinese Musical Instruments and Western Museums

[Workshop Call] Chinese Musical Instruments and Western Museums

Call for Contributions to share information at the Workshop Chinese Musical Instruments and Western Museums to be held in Leiden, The Netherlands, 13-16 Sept 2012.  Read More

Tokyo National Museum hosts 200 Chinese masterpieces

Tokyo National Museum hosts 200 Chinese masterpieces

The Tokyo National Museum is hosting an exhibition of masterpieces from the Palace Museum, Beijing, to mark the 40th anniversary of the normalization of relations between Japan and China.  Read More

A Manchu bride. Photograph by John Thomson. Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images

Photo Exhibition Dublin: China through Scottish eyes

At the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin, there is an photography exhibition on loan from the Wellcome Library, London, featuring photos of China taken by Scottish photographer John Thomson between 1868 and 1872.   Read More

Shanghai Museum, China

Shanghai Museum, China

Shanghai Museum, a museum of ancient Chinese art, possesses a collection of 120,000 precious works of art in 21 different categories. Its rich and high quality collection of ancient Chinese bronze, ceramics, paintings and calligraphy is celebrated around the world.  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2003

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2003

The meeting discussed the relationship between ASEMUS and ASEF. There was also much discussion on the proposals submitted for Pilot projects that would be showcased at the wrap-up conference to be held at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore in 2004.   Read More

Presenting the Shared Cultural Heritage to the Public

Presenting the Shared Cultural Heritage to the Public

Working groups on travelling exhibition and virtual exhibition. This meeting focused on two projects that are crucial for the visibility of ASEMUS and the working groups developed one project proposal each. The travelling exhibition concerns the topic of stereotypes of Asia and Europe as expressed in different kinds of images, while the virtual exhibition brings […]  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2002

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2002

At the 3rd EXCO meeting, members discussed the issue of membership and were updated on by the work of the various committees on: ‘Scattered Collections’ and ‘Lost Heritage’; ‘Conservation’; Travelling Exhibitions’ and Virtual Collection of Masterpieces’.  Read More

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