The Canadian Society for Asian Arts and the UBC Asian Library Presents: Ink Dance
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The Canadian Society for Asian Arts and the UBC Asian Library Presents: Ink Dance

Saturday, February 27th, 2021, 7:00 – 8:15pm PST The Canadian Society for Asian Arts and the UBC Asian Library are presenting an online overview and demonstration of Chinese calligraphy. Renowned scholar Dr. Jan Walls will discuss this revered and popular art form, with a focus on the works of late Master Yim Tse, a dedicated … Continue reading

Submit Your Nominees for our Recognition Awards!
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Submit Your Nominees for our Recognition Awards!

Every year, VAHMS honours three individuals, community organizations, or educational institutions representing Pan-Asian communities that have made significant contributions to VAHMS’ vision of fostering, promoting and celebrating the arts and cultural diversity that Asian-Canadian communities bring to Canadian society and we need your help! If you know of an individual, community organization, or education institution … Continue reading

Remembering Jim Wong-Chu on his 72nd Birthday
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Remembering Jim Wong-Chu on his 72nd Birthday

Jim Wong-Chu was not only a well-known Asian-Canadian historian, editor, author and poet, but also one of the founding members of the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society.  On February 24, 1999, Jim Wong-chu along with Winston Xin, Mishtu Banerjee, Grace Eiko Thompson, and Mo-Ling Chui officially created the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society as a … Continue reading