Cultural Events Archive

  • 100 events and counting!- February – March 2008

    The work of the Confucius Institute for Scotland in coordinating the year long festival China Now in Scotland is about to become visible! With over 100 separate events already in place for the 2008 China Now in Scotland celebrations, work is underway on the new website which will feature all events taking place under this umbrella ... Read more
  • Music & Calligraphy workshops

    Taster workshops offered at the Confucius Institute.  In October four taster sessions designed to illustrate the relationship between music and calligraphy will run at the Confucius Institute for Scotland. Led by Kimho Ip and Mme Szeto each workshop will last for 2 hours. Priced at only £25 per person a maximum of eight places are offered on ... Read more
  • China Now in Scotland Advisory group meets to plan preview launch – August 2008

    On Tuesday 28 August the hardworking China Now in Scotland Advisory Group met at Abden House to finalise plans for the preview launch of this festival which will go live in February 2008. The festival will feature a varied and ever growing programme spanning education, culture, sports, science and business. While the majority of events ... Read more
  • Cinema China 2007

    Cinema China 2007 celebrated Chinese cinema covering eight decades of Chinese movie-making in 26 films and drawing audiences of over 5000 during one intensive weekend in the Edinburgh Filmhouse. Cinema China¬†presented a unique insight into eight decades of Chinese film making. Launched at Edinburgh Castle with Maggie Cheung, Chinese cinema’s leading lady in attendance, a total ... Read more