OZASIA Festival in Adelaide

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Hishikawa Ryūkoku active c.1801-1818, The courtesan Akashi of the Tamaya (Tamaya uchi Akashi), early 1800s, Edo, colour woodblock print (nishiki-e), ink and colour on paper; Gift of Brian and Barbara Crisp in memory of their son Andrew 2003. Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. 20033G45. (Cropped)

OZASIA Festival in Adelaide

Join us for an exciting program of events at the upcoming OZASIA Festival in Adelaide . The TAASA program will run from the afternoon of Thursday 8 November to lunchtime Monday 12 November, including a special viewing of ‘Edo Style: Japanese Art from the AGSA Collection’ at the David Roche Foundation.

The TAASA OZASIA program includes:
8 – 12 November 2018

  • A welcome dinner on Thursday 8 November.
  • Viewing of the David Roche Foundation collection and a tour of their special exhibition Edo Style: Art of Japan (1615-1868) with Curator Russell Kelty.
  • Viewing of the AGSA exhibition Isle of the Gods with Curator James Bennett.
  • A walking tour to various pop-up tea gatherings participating in the Second World Tea Gathering (see TAASA Review, vol. 26, no. 4, Dec. 2017, pp 22-23)
  • Attendance at book launch of Samer Akkach’s edited volume ‘Ilm: Knowledge, Science and Art in Islam and related half-day symposium Love from
  • Damascus: The Eight States of Devotion.
  • Viewing of a private collection.
  • Talk by Martin Polkinghorne on his Angkor-related research.
  • The tour also coincides with the Jaipur Literature Festival (9 – 11 November). Apart from 8 November, evenings are free, so make your own flight, accommodation and performance bookings to attend OzAsia and other events. (www.ozasiafestival.com.au).

The full program will be sent upon registration. Registration and payment closes Thursday 18th October. NUMBERS LIMITED.

How to Book: Bookings and enquiries to Jackie Menzies at jackie.menzies@bigpond.com or 0428865869.

 Payment can be made by:

1. By direct deposit with ‘your name, OzAsia’ as reference
BSB 012 003
Account Name: The Asian Arts Society of Australia
Account Number: 2185 28414

2. By credit card on this website – see booking button above right.



8 November, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm AEDT
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Adelaide, South Australia Australia
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