Australian Consulate-General
Shanghai, China


September Events


1-3 September 2017: Design Life Hangzhou

Organised by RMIT design alumni, Design Life was founded in 2009 and runs every two years in a different Asian city. Design Life provides a unique opportunity every two years for Australian and local representatives of the design disciple (architecture, interior design, landscape design, fashion, product design, fine arts, etc) to gather and share ideas and experiences.

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1 to 10 September: Zhou Xiaoping's Dialogues with the Dreaming

Chinese born and educated, Zhou Xiaoping has engaged with Aboriginal communities across Arnhem Land, the Kimberley and Central Australia over the past 28 years. This exhibition displays Xiaoping’s most iconic works, tracing his artistic development. Xiaoping explores Aboriginal culture and the meaning behind ‘the people and the land’ through his art. The symbolic language of Aboriginal arts incorporated into his creations, forming a unique artistic style developed via a long and arduous journey through different cultures.



13 September: Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Sydney Symphony Orchestra's David Robertson conducts the SSO in works by Ligeti, Tchaikovsky, and Prokofiev at the Shanghai Symphony Hall.

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