In honor of International Children’s Day and in conjunction with BookExpo America & BookCon, China Institute presents a family festival celebrating some of the most beloved Chinese children’s stories.
On June 7, 2017, delve into the history behind China Institute’s upcoming exhibit, Dreams Of The Kings: A Jade Suit for Eternity with lecture exploring the architecture and decoration of Han dynasty tombs by renowned scholar, Nancy S. Steinhardt. Placing objects from the exhibition in their architectural context, Dr Steinhardt will contrast royal and non-royal tombs, and through the tombs of wealthy citizens of Han dynasty show how the desire for immortality is only part of the final statements of men and women in Han China.
The Huntington presents an afternoon of Chinese Yue opera featuring international artists Wang Zhiping and Huang Hui of the Shanghai Yueju Company, accompanied by performers from the California Yueju Center.
The Huntington Library presents Beijing-based choreographer Gu Jiani's her latest work, the acclaimed contemporary dance Right & Left, in its Los Angeles premier.
The Young Leaders Institute (YLI) is a week-long program intended to prepare Houston high school students for leadership in a globally interconnected city and world.
In the past, concerns raised by China's bad debt bubbles have raised no alarms because of China's $4 trillion in foreign exchange reserves. Now, those reserves are at $3 trillion and declining. Just what trajectory those reserves take may have an enormous impact on China's foreign policy choices - whether to turn inward or to become ever more assertive.
The Trammell and Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art presents an exhibit from February 25 to June 25, 2017 displaying contemporary Chinese American art.