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Upcoming TAASA Events

World Tea Gathering Event

Sat, Apr 1, 2017
Members House (Brisbane, QLD)

Adam Wojcinski, together with Melbourne based performance artist Yumi Umiumare will speak about new directions for the Japanese Tea ceremony.

The Depiction of Ritual in Balinese Painting of the Nineteenth and early Twentieth Centuries

Mon, Apr 3, 2017
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

Emeritus Professor Peter Worsley explores ritual in 19th and 20th century Balinese paintings, and the social and cultural themes contained therein.

Bird and Flower Painting on Asian Ceramics

Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Members House (Brisbane, QLD)

Join us for an ANZAC Day afternoon tea to discuss ‘Bird and Flower’ motifs on Asian ceramics.

TAASA 2017 Lecture Series - Rituals of Southeast Asia

Mon, May 1, 2017 to Mon, Jul 3, 2017
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

The ever popular TAASA lecture series is back in 2017 with five lectures on Rituals in Southeast Asia from March through July.

Contemporary Indian Textiles

Mon, May 1, 2017
Members House (Brisbane, QLD)

On this May Day afternoon tea event, join a discussion about the colourful world of contemporary Indian textiles and hear travellers' tales about textile hunting in India.

Indian Textiles at the National Gallery of Victoria

Fri, May 19, 2017
National Gallery of Victoria (Melbourne, VIC)

Join Carol Cains, Curator of Asian Art at the NGV, for a private viewing of Indian textiles recently acquired by the Gallery.

Viewing of the NGV’s Exhibition Buddha’s Smile

Fri, Jun 9, 2017
National Gallery of Victoria (Melbourne, VIC)

Join Dr Mae Anna Pang, Wayne Crothers and Carol Cains, Curators of Asian Art at the NGV, for a special viewing of the new exhibition Buddha’s Smile.