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Bp_cultura Barcelona. 2014/07/09 > 2014/11/02
Exhibition “A Japanese Garden: Topographies of Void”, by Esther Pizarro

Exhibition “A Japanese Garden: Topographies of Void”, by Esther Pizarro

Casa Asia presents the exhibition project by the artist Esther Pizarro and curated by Menene Gras Balaguer, consisting of the creation of a Japanese garden, understood as a copy of natural landscape and the construction of a cultural identity. This project brings together the expression of a milennial tradition represented in the figure of a "Japanese Garden" and its validity in the work of architects and landscapists that have adopted as a role their aesthetic ideology, such as Tadao Ando, Isamo Noguchi, Toyo Ito, Kengo Kuma and Shigeru Ban.
Bp_politica_y_sociedad Barcelona. 2014/09/23 18:30
Presentation “Uzbekistan:  At the New Silk Road: History, Culture and Tourism”

Presentation “Uzbekistan: At the New Silk Road: History, Culture and Tourism”

Presentation of the history, culture and tourist attractions in Uzbekistan illustrating its famous glorious past and the spirit of the Silk Road. It is the perfect opportunity to approach the history and culture of Uzbekistan and in the meantime learn more about its tourist attractions: Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Tashkent and more.

 

Bp_cultura Barcelona. 2014/07/05 > 2014/09/27
II Independent Film Series of the Philippines

II Independent Film Series of the Philippines

Casa Asia presents the second part of the film series of the Philippines that approaches the filmography of the 2010-2011 period. It consists of a cinema that reflects on itself fom inside and simultaneously about the social reality of the scenario where it takes place. Giving continuity to what was called in the 70's “New Filipino Cinema” which with Lino Brocka defended the need for a cinematographic industry of their own, this film series aims to show the opening of the film-makers of the next generations.
Bp_cultura Madrid. 2014/09/11 > 2014/10/31
Exhibition: "The Untitled Show", by Waqas Khan

Exhibition: "The Untitled Show", by Waqas Khan

The Pakistani artist returns, after two years from his debut solo show in Europe, to Sabrina Amrani Gallery in an exhibition with his new intriguing and vibrant work.

 

Bp_economia_y_cooperacion Madrid. 2014/09/24 09:00
Business Encounter "Hong Kong: Make the Most of Fiscal and Commercial Opportunities of a Rising Region"

Business Encounter "Hong Kong: Make the Most of Fiscal and Commercial Opportunities of a Rising Region"

Since the ratification of the double taxation agreement between Spain and Hong Kong in 2013, Spanish companies can enjoy greater legal security in their investments in Hong Kong, as well as the chance to offer an incentive to Hong Kong companies that would like to invest in Spain.

Bp_cultura Castellón. 2014/09/26 > 2015/01/11
Exhibition "Letters of Gratitude", by Chiharu Shiota

Exhibition "Letters of Gratitude", by Chiharu Shiota

Between the 26th of September and the 11th of January, the Castellón Contemporary Art Space, in collaboration with Casa Asia, hosts the work "Letters of Gratitude", by the Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota.

Bp_economia_y_cooperacion Beijing. 2014/09/28 09:15
Beijing Barcelona Dialogues: “Enterprising initiatives in a global environment”

Beijing Barcelona Dialogues: “Enterprising initiatives in a global environment”

In the context of Beijing Design Week 2014, where this year Barcelona is city invited, Casa Asia and Barcelona City Council organise the programme Beijing Barcelona Dialogues. In this programme, highlighted business representatives of Barcelona will announce the influence of the city on their know how, the added value and the internationalisation of their firms. Likewise, they will debate with representatives of the Chinese counterparts that take part in the programme regarding the potential of the cities of Barcelona and Beijing in innovation, design and entrepreneurship.
Bp_economia_y_cooperacion Barcelona. 2014/10/01 18:00
Conference “The Philippines and ASEAN: A New Business Opportunity for Foreign Companies in Asia”

Conference “The Philippines and ASEAN: A New Business Opportunity for Foreign Companies in Asia”

After the financial crisis of 2008, the Philippines has become one of the most dynamic Asian economies. During the years 2012 and 2013 the growth rates were 6.8 and 7.2% respectively, which turns it into one of the countries that offer better prospects for foreign companies.
Bp_educacion Barcelona. 2014/10/07 > 2014/12/09
Classroom of Social Theatre and Intercultural Debate (7th Edition)

Classroom of Social Theatre and Intercultural Debate (7th Edition)

Casa Asia and the Pla BCN Interculturalitat, Programme of Immigration and Intercultural Dialogue of Barcelona City Council and La Xixa Teatre, invite you to take part in this intercultural creative experience based on the principles and methodology of Forum Theatre with the purpose to share your experiences and to debate about the rumours and stereotypes of immigration.
Bp_educacion EDUCATION
Bamboo School's Projects for 2014-2015

Bamboo School's Projects for 2014-2015

Bamboo School, Casa Asia's intercultural and inclusive programme, begins the new academic year 2014-2015 with some very stimulating projects and with the possibility to carry out activities at Casa Asia Headquarters if the educational centre preferred to.

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Casa Asia Consortium is made up of:
Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y Cooperación Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y Cooperación Generalitat de Catalunya Ajuntament de Barcelona Ayuntamiento de Madrid
The following are part of the High Board of Trustees:
cultura Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Turismo La Caixa Hyundai melia Port de Barcelona Ajuntament de València Técnicas reunidas
ACS Telefónica
Cooperating institutions:
areces bbva catai Sony Garrigues La Roca Village rocajunyent Qatar Airways
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