PROJECTS & EVENTS
Newsletter september 2014
"Artist in Residence 2014"
Andreas R Andersson is the Swedish Västra Götaland scholarhip holder of 2014, he will work at TCG Nordica guest studio from June 1 to the end of August in 2014.
In collaboration with Västra Götaland (VG), TCG Nordica has been running an Artist in Residence program since 2002.
About the artist
25 artists from China, Sweden, Norway and England creates site specific installations in a forrest, a village from the 18th century, a railwaystation from 1874 and in a unique green house from the modernistic era. The new meets old tradition. Chinese ink painting meets photography and contemporary art. Weaving technique and ceramics from Småland meets modern design. Contemporary art resides in the middle of the tourist tracks of Astrid Lindgren's home country and the theme is our future. With focus on sustainability we face the challenge of the problems of our time that can not be solved with economic growth.
About "Visit 14"
"Sino-Scandinavian Piano Camp 2014"
August 9th-19th a group of pianostudents and their parents will arrive in Scandinavia to take part in a piano camp. The camp will include classical music, jazz, composition, piano ensemble, interpretation, Music Mind Games, Eurhythmics, creativity within the family and lots of fun and games.
About the pianocamp
Hu Jun in Scandinavia
Hu Jun, Yunnan artist from China stayed as an artist in residence in the Nordic Water Colour Museum’s studio from 10 Feb – 30 April, 2014.
About Hu Jun
"Art is Easy"
In March 2014 TCG Nordica presented the exhibition Art is easy made by the Norwegian artists Anne Rolfsen and Hilmar Fredriksen. Art is easy consists of a variety of different objects, installations, video animation, paintings, performances, etc. that all have that in common that they deal with geometry and the fascination of mysticism.
About the artists
Oscar Furbacken as artist in residence in Kunming
Swedish Artist Oscar Furbacken will come to TCG Nordica work as residence artist from June 1 to July 9, 2013.
About Oscar Furbacken
Swedish writer Pernilla stalfelt creates together with children at TCG Nordica
The famous author of children's books, Pernilla Stalfelt, visited TCG Nordica for a workshop on creating stories together with children
About Pernilla Stalfelt
Philip Carlsson Solo exhibiton
About "Too much"
Swedish artist Josef Mellergård solo exhibition.
About "Sacred Fools"
Textile exhibition and workshop with artists Gun Johansson, britta Marakatt-Labba, Agneta Andersson, Victoria Andersson
"City Life" – Ollerup Dance in China 2012
16 dance students with teachers from Ollerup in Denmark visited TCG Nordica, Yunnan, in August 2012 and danced with Chinese counterparts.
”The Wind Blows” Scandinavia Summer Tour 2012
A group of young Chinese professional artists from TCG Nordica, Kunming (China) bring dance and music concert ”The Wind Blows” to Denmark, Norway and Sweden, June/July 2012.
Midsummer 2012 at Hyllie Park
Midsummer Eve, Friday June 22
15:00 Traditional Swedish dance ”runt midsommarstången”
15:30 Picnic. Bring your own picnic-basket.
16:30-18:00 Chinese music and dance performance ”the Wind Blows” + song by Tony & Cheri Huffer from Florida, USA.
After 18:00 you are welcome to stay on for BBQ and chatting.
Nordic Eyes - VRG High School Students at TCG Nordica
A śtudent group from the well-known swedish Viktor Rydberg Gymnasium (VRG High School) visited TCG Nordica during the winter holiday 2011-2012 under the leadership of artist Madelene Aleman.
The project ended with a student dance performance and art exhibition Thursday 12 January 2012.
AiR: Lou Nick in Sweden
Lou Nick (Li Feng), Beijing, works as an Artist in Residence in the Nordic Water Colour Museum’s studio from 1 Feb – 30 April, 2012.
The West Götaland Region Scholarship to invite a Chinese artist to the Nordic Water Colour Museum outside Göteborg, Sweden, has in 2012 been given to Lou Nick. He will stay in Sweden from 1 February to 30 April, 2012.
Yangshao Culture 90 Years Anniversary
November 2011. Artists and musicians from ArtsNordica network participated at the 90 Years Celebration of the Yangshao Culture discovery in Henan province, China.
Vietnamese Music Week 2011
Vietnamese ensemble Soui Tranh visited TCG Nordica in September 2011 to perform and to meet Scandinavian and Chinese counterparts.
TCG Nordica and Helena Berggren invited Vietnamese musician Nguyen Than Thuy and her ensemble Soui Tranh to come to Kunming and perform already in the spring of 2010. After much work and planning, the Vietnamese Music Week was carried through in september 2011. Concerts, workshops and music exchange between the Soui Tranh group and Chinese musicians as well as with Scandinavian musicians Helena and Martin Berggren were all important parts of the program during September 16-24.
China Today Arts Week 2011
Sep 26 – Oct 2, Malmö, Sweden. Welcome to enjoy spectacular Chinese performances of music, dance, theatre, cinema and lectures!
Tranströmer 80 year’s birthday celebration at TCG Nordica
April 16th, 2011, TCG Nordica in Kunming, China, held a Poetry Evening to celebrate Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer’s 80th birthday.
International Project Coordinator leaves TCG Nordica
The International Project Coordinator since 2011, Helena Berggren, will leave her position from...
Wu Yuerong and Luo Fei visit Scandinavia
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Oslo: Xiaogang plays Qin
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