Throughout the year Asian Art in London is proud to promote a wide range of art events across the UK. These include symposia, performances, gallery talks, openings, lectures, short courses and much more. London’s eclectic resources make it a hub for art-world professionals and enthusiasts. This page is regularly updated.
Current & Future Events
Dr Amanda Callan-Spenn ‘It is quite impossible to adequately conceal oneself in a bucket’: Women and the Japanese Martial Arts in the Early Twentieth Century This talk looks at some of the incredible stories of women travelling around the world and practising judo in the first half of the twentieth century; from bathing with the […]
London Book Launch: The RA Collection of Chinese Enamelled Copper. A Collector’s Vision Following the publication of the first four volumes of The RA Collection of Chinese Ceramics. A Collector’s Vision in 2011 and 2019 respectively, Jorge Welsh Research & Publishing will be launching its V Volume, The RA Collection of Chinese Enamelled Copper, A […]
Jorge Welsh Research & Publishing presents Online Lectures on Chinese Enamelled Copper The lecture program celebrating the launch of the V volume of The RA Collection of Chinese Enamelled Copper. A Collector’s Vision will end Thursday, 7 October with the final two lectures: 2:00 pm (GMT) – ‘Hua Falang: The Chinese Concept of Painted Enamels’ […]
Peter Lam is the 2021 winner of the R.C. Hills Gold Medal, the most prestigious award granted by the OCS, given to a lifelong scholar who has made a major contribution to the field of Asian art. In his R.C. Hills lecture Peter Lam will discuss the monumental porcelain ewer (British Museum Acc no: 1936,1012.206), decorated […]
Max 12 People. In celebration of our ‘Judo: A Cultural History of Martial Art’ exhibition, join us in this exclusive workshop with Tony Samuels, our resident origamist, and learn to make his original design ‘Origami Blackbelt’. This free-standing, stylised martial artist is full of character and will prove a satisfying challenge for intermediate folders. All […]
Max 16 people per hour Session one 10:00 – 11:00 Session two 11:00 – 12:00 Join our special family takeover event during half-team, explore the galleries with our latest family activity guides and join a drop-in martial arts origami activity inspired by the special exhibition – Judo: A Cultural History of Martial Art. […]
Join us at Cromwell Place for a VIP preview of Aktis Gallery’s latest exhibition. Our Club Room will be open for you to enjoy refreshments across all dates.
Asian Art Auction at Roseberys 9th & 10th November 2021 10.00 The upcoming Asian Art sale at Roseberys takes place on the 9th & 10th of November, offering Chinese porcelain and jade carvings, Japanese netsuke and woodblock prints, and south-east Asian works of art. The sale includes a beautiful pair of Daoguang period yellow ground […]