Here’s more from the excellent the "The beauty of Living Wealth" exhibition from Sichuan province, and today it’s the beauty of clothes. The formation and development of Tibetan clothing is deeply affected by natural conditions, modes of working and cultural exchanges. Across the different Tibetan regions there is variation in materials and production processes, with [...]
The 11th Music in the Summer Air (MISA) festival — themed “Reunion” — will return to the Shanghai Symphony Hall and Shanghai Urban Music Lawn on July 20. With performances every day through July 29, the festival’s program will cover a rich musical spectrum, from classic masterpieces by Beethoven and Stravinsky to reinvented and new […]
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Britten, produced by the Festival d’Aix in 2015, and directed by Robert Carsen will be shown on Arte Concertfr! The stage director Robert Carsen reflects on this time to give you an exclusive view into his vision of the opera, its interpretation and a backstage view of the production of [...]
Morricone is best known for his infamous melodies from The Good, the Bad and the Ugly and Once Upon a Time in the West, and won an Academy Award for his soundtrack to Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight back in 2016, after garnering five previous nominations and an Honorary Award in 2007 that recognized his [...]
A very happy birthday to our dear friend Maestro Long Yu Photograph by Pan Shiyi 潘石屹 Long Yu, the distinguished Chinese conductor with an extensive international reputation, is the Music Director of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Artistic Director & Chief Conductor of the China Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director of the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra. He is [...]
The unique event is the result of a collaboration between Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and FENDI FENDI streamed a larger-than-life performance titled FENDI Renaissance – Anima Mundi on June 20 in collaboration with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia. This special event is a performance of Antonio Vivaldi’s “Estate” from “The Four Seasons” executed [...]
The KT Wong Foundation Celebrates A Decade Building Bridges Between China And The World Through The Arts
The Foundation has been a pioneer in building cultural links with China, exploring new projects with a range of partners. Other organisations have followed and now after 10 years, and against a background of a rapidly changing economic and political landscape, the mission of the Foundation has never been more important.
2017 is a year for consolidating the “Golden Era” of China-UK relations. 2017 marking the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between China and the UK. It is time to celebrate what has been achieved and seek to strengthen our cultural ties.
In addition to showcasing some of the world’s greatest artists, the Foundation identifies and develops future talent, which forms a key part of our mission. The Foundation will continue its 10th anniversary year with an exciting and innovative programme.