China West Midlands Blog Roll

Chinese Classics: Arts Practice & the Community

Chinese Classics: Arts Practice & the Community

Chinese Classics: Arts Practice & the Community is a visual arts project exploring the relevance of Chinese classical literature today, through dialogue and discovery between artists and the Chinese community in Birmingham. The project uses three pieces of Chinese...

Yellow Earth Summer Academy in Birmingham

Yellow Earth Summer Academy in Birmingham

Blog posted by Vy-Lim These acting exercises have an intentional design. Of course, they are designed to equip you with practical acting skills, but the result of learning these skills is to invigorate an inherent sense of agency and drive people to find comfort...

Jianzi at Sutton Games

Jianzi at Sutton Games

As part of CWM 2020, CCC-B introduced Jianzi to the Sutton Community Games on the weekend of the 13th and 14th July. It was a roaring success with over 400 children taking part along with their parents. Teachers at the event have asked us to do workshops at their...

Why do we take the apple to our hearts?

Why do we take the apple to our hearts?

In proverbs, in fairy tales, in art, the apple seems to touch the heart of people in all countries where it's grown. It’s presented as a Christmas Eve gift in China as a symbol of peace and love and is apparently thrown by Montenegrin brides onto the roof of their new...

Yellow Earth Academy Birmingham

Yellow Earth Academy Birmingham

An acting summer school for British East Asians We believe the academy plays an active role in addressing the under representation of British East Asian (BEA) actors on UK stages and screens. It is the only one of its kind in the country actively seeking and giving...