State Library of South Australia

Shandong events and programs

Shandong events and programs

The State Library has a program of events and activities which support the One mountain, one river, one sage: Treasures from the Shandong Library exhibition.

Please be sure to visit this page regularly as we will continue to update with more events and programs.

One of 12 beauties from the Shandong Library collection

Collection archaeology, a conservator's perspective

Date: 22 November 2018 to 13 December 2018

Time: 10.30 to 11.30am

Location: The State Library Gallery

Note: Free, bookings essential

Sessions: 22 November, 13 December

The State Library and Shandong Library share similar goals to collect and preserve the history and stories of our communities.

Visions of Xuanzangs journey from China through the five regions of India

Devotion from afar: Visions of Xuanzang’s journey from China through the ‘five regions of India’

Date: 22 November 2018

Time: 6.30 to 8pm

Location: The State Library Gallery

Note: Free, bookings essential

Join Russell Kelty, Associate Curator of Asian Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia, as he discusses Chinese Buddhist monk Xuanzang, and his journey to the West.

Kilikanoon wine tasting

Kilikanoon wine tasting

Date: 27 November 2018 to 4 December 2018

Time: 5.30 to 7pm

Location: Circulating Library, Institute Building

Note: Free

Enjoy a complimentary Kilikanoon wine tasting over two wonderful evenings at the State Library of South Australia.

A print from the Shandong Exhibition

Connecting culture through collaboration

Date: 28 November 2018

Time: 6 to 7.30pm

Location: Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building

Note: Free, bookings essential

How important are art collaborations with international institutions? Why aren't we just happy to dust the books on our own shelves? Join our panel as they discuss the need to look beyond the walls and the places we live, and connect through art, culture and business to enrich our knowledge.

An Oriental Flair at the State Library

An Oriental Flair, at the State Library

Date: 7 December 2018

Time: 6.30 to 7.30pm

Location: State Library forecourt

Note: Free

Come enjoy an evening under the stars with Oriental Flair, an 8-piece ensemble of eastern harps and western strings from the School of Chinese Music and Arts.

Phil Cummings experiences from Shandong

Phil Cummings experiences from Shandong

Date: 9 January 2019

Time: 5.30 to 7pm

Location: Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building

Note: $15 per person, bookings essential

Join renowned children's book author Phil Cummings as he shares experiences from his trip to Shandong. Learn tips and techniques to develop your own children's book.

Image from the Treasures of Shandong Library exhibition

Special exhibition floor talks

Date: 19 January 2019

Location: The State Library Gallery

Note: Free, bookings essential

Sessions: 10.30 to 11.30am and 11.30am to 12.30pm

Join a representative from the Confucius Institute as they guide you through the exhibition, sharing their insight on the significance of the works through stories and cultural experiences.


 

Thank you to our Exhibition partners

Shandong Library

uwai Kilikanoon Wines City of Adelaide

 

 

Media partners

The Advertiser Sunday Mail Kilikanoon Wines

 

Production partner

 

Visualcom - printing and signage solutions

 

With thanks to

 

Lateral Vision Atkins Lab est. 1936

Confucius Institute at the University of Adelaide

 

Exhibition on now


One Mountain One River One Sage Treasures from the Shandong Library 7 September 2018 to 20 January 2019

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