Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 10:00 to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 17:00
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 10:00 to Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 17:00
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 05:00
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:00 to Monday, April 2, 2018 - 05:00
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 17:45 to 18:45
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 15:45 to 16:45
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 10:00 to Monday, April 2, 2018 - 17:00
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 17:00
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:00
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 05:00
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Friday, March 30, 2018 - 17:45 to 18:45
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 13:00 to 14:00
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 15:45 to 16:45
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

Qu Leilei: The Stars and After

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 10:30 to 16:45

This international conference is held in conjunction with the exhibition Qu Leilei: A Chinese Artist in Britain, opening at the Ashmolean Museum in November 2017, showing the artist’s progression from calligraphic collage to an exploration of new ink language blending lively brushwork with western technique.The conference Qu Leilei: The Stars and After will discuss different aspects of Qu Leilei’s (b. 1951) painting and explore his story alongside those of fellow avant-garde ‘Stars Group’ members within the wider context of Chinese art history highlighting the impact of living in the West on individual artistic development. The conference will conclude with an in conversation event with Qu Leilei.Confirmed speakers are Katie Hill (Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London), Franziska Koch (University of Heidelberg), Eric Lefebvre (Cernuschi Museum, Paris), Yan Liu (Ashmolean Museum, Oxford), Alexandra Munroe (Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York). The conversation will be chaired by Shelagh Vainker (Ashmolean Museum, Oxford).

Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH