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Art exhibit celebrates Chinese New Year

Art exhibit celebrates Chinese New Year

The Confucius Institute at Brock Art Class is holding an exhibition featuring the work of Niagara youth to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year. About 60 paintings, many of which depict scenes of nature, line two walls on the second floor of the International Centre.

Confucius Institute event will showcase Chinese art and culture

Confucius Institute event will showcase Chinese art and culture

Brock University’s Confucius Institute is hosting a free community cultural event this weekend that will feature a visiting art troupe from China’s Beijing Normal University. Performances will include Chinese dances and songs, ancient classic Chinese music and authentic Peking opera.

Brock’s Confucius Institute partners with local groups and performers to celebrate Spring Festival

Brock’s Confucius Institute partners with local groups and performers to celebrate Spring Festival

On Feb. 23, the Confucius Institute at Brock teamed up with the Niagara Centre for Arts in Niagara Falls to co-organize a cultural event to mark the end of this year’s Spring Festival.

Chinese embroidery exhibit opens next week

Chinese embroidery exhibit opens next week

Xiang embroidery, one of the four great embroideries in China, is world famous for its exquisite techniques, unique features and long history. And samples of it are coming to Brock next week in an exhibit called From Qing to Republic: Chinese Embroidery from 1644 to 1949.

Brock to be represented at Chinese Bridge competition

Brock to be represented at Chinese Bridge competition

Amanda McMillan will be spending the next week packing her bags and calming her nerves.

The newly minted graduate of Brock’s linguistics program will be China-bound on July 15 to be an observer at the annual Chinese Bridge, an international competition of language and cultural proficiency for university students who have learned Chinese as a second language.

Confucius Institute rings in the year of the dragon

Confucius Institute rings in the year of the dragon

It’s a symbol of power and prosperity, of energy and good luck, and this weekend, Brock is celebrating it.

Confucius Institute has inaugural meeting and tree planting

Confucius Institute has inaugural meeting and tree planting

Representatives from Minjiang University visited Brock this week to commemorate the new Confucius Institute.

Brock opens Confucius Institute

Brock opens Confucius Institute

The Confucius Institute at Brock University has officially opened its doors.

Confucius Institute unveiled this weekend

Confucius Institute unveiled this weekend

The new institute will open its doors on Sunday, May 15.

Workers prepare for statue of Confucius

Workers prepare for statue of Confucius

Crews are digging a hole at the International Centre.

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