Chengdu Green

18 December 2017

  • Sector: Arts and Culture
  • Country location: China
  • Grantee: Australia House Pty Ltd

Project summary

The Chengdu Green Ceremony will take place on 21 and 22 June 2018 at the Sichuan Museum in Chengdu Sichuan China.

The Chengdu Green Ceremony will bring the people of Sichuan and Australia together in a joint ceremony of Australian and Chinese Culture.  Victorian artists and Sichuan Artist work in cooperation
for the Ceremony of Summer Solstice incorporating Ancient Chinese culture and Earth Ceremony.

The ancient ceremony of Summer Solstice will be performed as it was 800 years plus ago, and at the end of the performance the Earth Ceremony will parade from the gates of the Museum into the Summer Solstice Ceremony and both ceremonies will become one.

Key dates

Activity or Event Location Expected start date
Opening Ceremony Chengdu 21/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
Australia Culture of Food Dinner Opening Chengdu 29/06/2018

Australia-China Council grant offer: $10,000 plus $1000 GST

Total project value: $225,000.00

Last Updated: 1 August 2018