Cultural Events ICAS 11

The city centre of Leiden will be enveloped in an Asian theme during ICAS 11. Together with Leiden City, Asian Library Leiden University Libraries, Brill, Cicerones, Engaging With Vietnam, Hortus Botanicus, IIAS, Leiden Global, Leiden, University, National Museum of Ethnology, Restorient Studio, Sijthoff , Textile Research Centre, Trianon Theatre, and various artists and photographers, the ICAS team has been working on a ‘Leiden Asia Week’ during which a variety of cultural side events throughout the city centre will be offered to the ICAS 11 participants. For a full overview of the events, please visit our special events website.

During the Leiden Asia Week there will be a number of activities with limited capacity for which registration is required. Please see below an overview of these activities with a link to the registration form.

For questions about the cultural programme, please contact Ms Annemarie van Leeuwen at a.van.leeuwen@iias.nl

Activity Date/Time                 Location                                 

Maximum number of    participants

Chinese Caligraphy workshop 1

16 July, 13.00-15.00

IIAS, Rapenburg 59

15

Chinese Caligraphy workshop 2;>

19 July, 11.00-13.00

IIAS, Rapenburg 59

15

Guided walking tour Leiden’s Alms Houses 1 (full)

17 July, 11.15-12.45

Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 25

15

Guided walking tour Historical Leiden 1 (full)

17 July, 14.45-16.15

Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 25

15

Guided walking tour Historical Leiden 2 (full)

18 July, 11.15-12.45

Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 25

15

Guided walking tour Leiden’s Alms Houses 2 (full)

18 July, 14.45-16.15

Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 25

15

Lecture by the director, Prof. P.J.A. Kessler: 430 years challenges in Asian botany, followed by guided tour

18 July, 16.30-18.30

Hortus Botanicus (garden room),
Rapenburg 73

40

Introduction to Japanese painting conservation 1

18 July, 14.00-14.45

Atelier Restorient (Museum Volkenkunde), Steenstraat 1

15

Introduction to Japanese painting conservation 2

18 July, 15.00-15.45

Atelier Restorient (Museum Volkenkunde), Steenstraat 1

15

Breakfast meeting (registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.00-10.00

Museum restaurant at Museum Volkenkunde, Steenstraat 1

250

Guided tour - Indonesia permanent display 1
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.15-8.35

Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Gallery talk - South Asian musical instruments 1
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.15-8.35

Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Guided tour - Japanese permanent display 1
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.15-8.35

Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Guided tour - Chinese permanent display 1
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.15-8.35

Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Presentation - Asian photography collections 1
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.30-8.45

Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor, Auditorium), Steenstraat 1

150

Guided tour - Indonesia permanent display 2
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.50-9.10

Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Gallery talk - South Asian musical instruments 2
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.50-9.10

Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Guided tour - Japanese permanent display 2
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.50-9.10

Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 1

17

Guided tour- Chinese permanent display 2
(registration required before 16 July)

18 July, 8.50-9.10

Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 1

17
Presentation - Asian photography collections 2
(registration required before 16 July)
18 July, 9.15-9.30Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor, Auditorium), Steenstraat 1150
Guided tour - Indonesia permanent display 3
(registration required before 16 July)
18 July, 9.30-9.50Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 117
Gallery talk - South Asian musical instruments 3
(registration required before 16 July)
18 July, 9.30-9.50Museum Volkenkunde (ground floor), Steenstraat 117
Guided tour - Japanese permanent display 3
(registration required before 16 July)
18 July, 9.30-9.50Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 117
Guided tour - Chinese permanent display 3
(registration required before 16 July)
18 July, 9.30-9.50Museum Volkenkunde (1st floor), Steenstraat 117
Tour and Pop-up Exhibitions - Asian Library

17 and 18 July,
17.00-20.00

Leiden University Libraries, Witte Singel 27No max.
Asia in Leiden City Walk by Brill 117 July, 13.15-14.30Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 2525
Asia in Leiden City Walk by Brill 218 July, 17.30-18.45Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 2525
Asia in Leiden City Walk by Brill 319 July, 13.15-14.30Entrance Kamerlingh Onnes, Steenschuur 2525

Shirakaba and Japanese Modernism - lecture by Erin Schoneveld

21 July, 14.00-16.15

Sijthoff Cultuurzaal, Doezastraat 1b, Leiden

70