Jump to content
Chinese-forums.com
Learn Chinese in China

One Million Days in China, Glasgow


Recommended Posts

roddy

If any of you are lucky enough to be in Glasgow, I just got this via email

One Million Days in China is at The Burrell Collection in Glasgow from 16 July2004 until 13 February 2005. Entry is free. This unique exhibition introduces,explores and celebrates 4000 years of Chinese history and culture through Sir William Burrell's world-class collection of Chinese art.

The online exhibition features 42 objects from the exhibition, and covers areas

from the Archaeological Exploration into Ancient China to The Chinese Community in Glasgow today.

Visitors to the online exhibition can also see the events programme, vote for their Object of the Week, see a selection of gifts and souvenirs for sale in the Burrell shop, and find out more about China's history, art, culture and language through a comprehensive series of links.

The comprehensive series of links includes this site, and that combined with my soft spot for Glasgow (went to university there) means they're getting this plug :mrgreen: . If you want to be awkward you could wander around pointing at certain exhibits and asking to see the export certificate from the Chinese Department of Antiquities - always great sport in any UK museum . . .

Roddy

Link to post
Share on other sites
Site Sponsors:
Pleco for iPhone / Android iPhone & Android Chinese dictionary: camera & hand- writing input, flashcards, audio.
Study Chinese in Kunming 1-1 classes, qualified teachers and unique teaching methods in the Spring City.
Learn Chinese Characters Learn 2289 Chinese Characters in 90 Days with a Unique Flash Card System.
Hacking Chinese Tips and strategies for how to learn Chinese more efficiently
Popup Chinese Translator Understand Chinese inside any Windows application, website or PDF.
Chinese Grammar Wiki All Chinese grammar, organised by level, all in one place.

  • 3 weeks later...
confucius

I'm in the Glasgow Museum's online exhibition as the featured presenter of the July 6 "Object of the Week"

I've got my sights set on substitute professor for Edinburgh University's Chinese history class next!

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and select your username and password later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Click here to reply. Select text to quote.

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...