Asia Society at NGV: From Qin to Xi (NGV) [Melbourne]
Thursday July 11, 2019 - 6:30 PM
Clemenger Auditorium, NGV
180 St Kilda Road
Amber Richardson & Paul Heuston
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About the Show
Consider how China’s perception of itself has changed since the time of the terracotta warriors burial in the Qin Dynasty to the China we see under President Xi Jinping today.
Includes an opportunity to view Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality and Cai Guo-Qiang: The Transient Landscape from 5.15–6.15pm.
Presented in partnership with Asia Society Australia.
Dr Bates Gill is an academically-trained and internationally-respected China specialist. He has led a global top-ten think tank and held academic and research positions at world-leading universities and public policy research institutions in the United States, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. Currently at the Security Studies Department at Macquarie University he has previously held positions at Australian National University and the University of Sydney.