Zhang Huan – The first Chinese artist’s solo exhibition at the Hermitage

After nearly two years of curation and preparation, "Zhang Huan. In the Ashes of History” solo exhibition was finally unveiled in the Nicholas Hall of the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg and now is officially open to the public. Thank you very much all my friends who have sponsored and supported the exhibition. Image: Courtesy [...]

In the Ashes of History – The exhibition celebrates Zhang Huan as the first Chinese contemporary artist to open a solo exhibition at the State Hermitage Museum

In the Ashes of History, co-curated by Dimitri Ozerkov, Anastasia Veialko, and Wu Hung. The exhibition celebrates Zhang Huan as the first Chinese contemporary artist to open a solo exhibition at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg — one of the most prestigious museums in the world. The show highlights Zhang Huan’s consistent use [...]

Zhang Huan. In the Ashes of History – Hermitage Museum

The internationally renowned Chinese artist Zhang Huan has created a series of works inspired by the events of the pandemic. Entitled "Love," the new series has been created specially for the exhibition Zhang Huan: In the Ashes of History which will open at the State Hermitage by the end of 2020. The exhibition was originally due to open at the [...]

New dance film celebrates William Kentridge works!

In a world first, a new short dance film created by Cape Town City Ballet and Norval Foundation honours internationally acclaimed artist William Kentridge. In an imaginative marrying of ballet and sculpture, the online film is inspired by and set against a stage of Kentridge’s Why Should I Hesitate: Sculpture exhibition. Presented by Norval Foundation, [...]

“The Beauty of Living Wealth” exhibition from Sichuan Province

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 Music in the Summer Air Festival Proves Show Must Go On

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 […]

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.

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