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Artwork - Calligraphy

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Art Collection Artworks are displayed at Federation University Australia campuses at Ballarat, Gippsland (Churchill), Stawell and Horsham. Victoria

Description
Framed calligraphic work by Lu Bing Qun of China.
Size
61.5 x 18.0 cm (sight); 64.0 x 20.1 cm (frame)
Object Registration
A00222
Keywords
lu bing qun, jack barker, calligraphy, china, chinese, nanjing institute of education, jiangsu
Historical information
on 04 August 1987 Lu Bing Qun, Head of English at Nanjing Institute of Education, was farewelled at a dinner at the Ballarat College of Advanced Education, where the calligraphy was presented to Jack Barker. Lu had been working in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences since since the beginning of Semester 1.He participated in and contributed to a unit on Chani in the Bachelor of Arts and a unit in the B.Ed. With Linda Brumley he has translated and recorded all the Chinese gravestones in the Ballaarat New Cemetery. Lu was attached to the Ministry of Education in Melbourne where he spent considerable time preparing Chinese language material for use in Victorian Schools. As an International Teaching Fellow he was in Victoria for 12 months under the exchange programme established between the governments of Jiangsu and Victoria.
When Made
1987
Last updated
1 Apr 2019 at 1:44PM