In just 3 days time, it’s Chinese New Year – Year of the Rabbit 2011! Celebrate by visiting FCA&C’s current exhibition at St Andrews Museum of Asian photos by Stanley Wong (see www.fcac.co.uk), or go further afield to see some of the events happening during Ricefield Chinese Arts and Cultural Centre’s ‘Takeaway China’ festival in Glasgow.
Launching on 3 February, it kicks off with:
- 3pm, ‘China Through the Lens of John Thomson 1868-1872‘ Exhibition Opening, Burrell Collection (invite required for entry)
- 6pm, ‘Polly Braden: China Between‘ (Trongate 103 Foyer) and ‘Kurt Tong: In Case It Rains in Heaven‘ (Street Level) Exhibition Openings, Trongate 103 – drinks will be served!
- 9.30pm, Ghost Town (dir. Zhao Dayong) Film Screening, Centre for Contemporary Arts
Takeaway China is a series of creative partnerships and initiatives between Ricefield and arts venues including the Burrell Collection, Street Level Photoworks, Trongate 103 and the Centre for Contemporary Arts. For full details, please see Ricefield’s website.