Events - 16 Nov 13

    Hamilton Artists Inc: Tour China by Yam Lau
    Date: Sat. October 26, 2013 - Sat. February 22, 2014.
    Location: Hamilton Artists Inc (155 James St N) - Hamilton, Canada

    Details:

    Installed on the exterior wall of the Hamilton Artists Inc.Tour China, a 36′ ‘travel poster’ by Yam Lau is a fictional enterprise that mimics the operation of a commercial travel agency. Adapting familiar promotional and operational elements of tourist travel to access and traverse factual and literal representations of China, the installation mines the past and present, real and imagined. Acknowledging China’s historical and contemporary realities this installation also recognizes China as a construct of poetic tropes and mythologies.

    TOUR CHINA
    Artist: Yam Lau
    Curator: Irene Loughlin

    Exhibition Dates: October 26, 2013 – February 22, 2014
    Reception: Thursday, November 21, 2013. 7:00-9:30pm
    Travel talk by Yam Lau: Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 2:00pm
    Travel Talk by Andy Patton: Saturday, January 11, 2013 at 2:00pm

    Yam Lau was born in Hong Kong. He received his MFA from the University of Alberta and is now based in Toronto where he is an Associate Professor of painting at York University. Lau publishes regularly on art and design and has exhibited his work widely throughout Canada, USA, Europe and China. He is a co-founder of the community-based art project Donkey Institute of Contemporary Art in Beijing, China. His work is represented by Katzman Contemporary Gallery in Toronto, Galerie Antoine Ertaskiran in Montreal and Yuanfen New Media Art Space in Beijing.

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    Energy Healing and Kungfu Demonstration
    Date: Sat. November 16, 2013 - Sat. November 16, 2013.
    Location: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North (600 Highway 7 East) - Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2

    Details:

    Energy Healing and KungFu Demonstration with Great Master Qi Feilong - FREE Demonstration

    Location: Richmond Room, Sheraton Parkway Toronto North
    Address: 600 Highway 7 East, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2
    Date & Time: November 16, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    FREE ADMISSION (VALUE: $80). LIMITED SEATS
    REGISTRATION: 1-888-528-5287 (Toll Free) or http://masterqitoronto.eventbrite.ca
    www.shaolinworld.com
    contact: FEILONGQI@YAHOO.COM; WEIWEI3868@YAHOO.COM

    About Great Master Qi Fei-long: World renowned Qi Gong Master Qi Fei-Long is a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and an honorable member of the China Medical Qi Gong Council. He became Master of the 31st Generation of the Jin Gang One Finger Stand of the Shaolin Temple after 8 years of study and practice at Shaolin Temple. Upon leaving Shaolin Temple, he had the privilege to learn “Tibetan Qi Qong” from the Panchan Lama and Xia Ridong at the Tibetan Temple. Great Master Qi Fei-Long combined the “Chan Yuan Gong” and the “Tibetan Qi Gong” to create his powerful “Chan Mi Gong” which has been officially recognized by the Chinese government as one of the most effective methods for gaining internal energy and retaining one’s good health. Chan Mi Gong is a system of unique exercises that cultivates the Qi while training the mind. Master Qi Fei-Long is a 9th degree Black Belt with two World Kung-Fu Championship Title (1999-2000). Master Qi has achieved the status of Master of the Year during World Congress on Internal Martial Arts, Qi Gong and TCM of 2000 and 2012. In addition, he was invited to Harvard Medical School to demonstrate Qigong application as one of the alternative therapies in 2011.


4 Responses to Events - 16 Nov 13

  1. I am doing a school project on publicity, PR and Social Media promotional use in Independent Films and short films and this would help me very much! Thank you. If anyone is looking for interns to work at the Film festival…please help me.

  2. Cindy says:

    Thanks for listing our event! Advance tickets are available at: http://saykimchi.eventbrite.ca/

  3. Lost Years says:

    Lost Years Named BEST DOCUMENTARY | Asians On Film Festival Winners 2013, Los Angeles

    http://www.asiansonfilm.com/2013/01/asians-on-film-festival-winners-2013/

    Asians On Film Festival
    February 15-17, 2013
    Los Angeles, California
    http://www.asiansonfilm.com/

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