Auspicious symbols tour (如意吉祥迎馬年)

    • Celebrating Chinese New Year

      Tour

Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 February 2014
1pm Cantonese and Mandarin
2pm English

Free

2014年2月1、2日 星期六、日
下午1時 粵語及普通話
下午2時 英語
免費 無需預約
詢問處

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Related exhibition: The connoisseur and the philanthropist

Related programs: Chinese New Year 2014

Related galleries: Asian galleries

 
City of Sydney Chinese New Year 2014

    • In Cantonese and Mandarin (粵語及普通話導覽)

      Saturday 1 February 1pm – 2pm

      Sunday 2 February 1pm – 2pm

      Read the description

      農曆新年是中國傳統喜慶的大日子。中國人過年時多會張燈結彩、舞龍、舞獅及放鞭炮以示送舊迎新。按照傳統的習慣,逢人要講吉利話,要穿顏色鮮麗的新衣裳等。諸如此般的慶節慣例都是為了圖個“吉祥如意”。新南威爾士藝術博物館在農曆新年期間專誠舉辦「如意吉祥」免費粵語、普通話及英語導覽。讓參觀者欣賞到館內蘊含如意吉祥徵兆的藝術典藏,在和祥吉慶氣氛中迎接馬年。

    • In English

      Saturday 1 February 2pm – 3pm

      Sunday 2 February 2pm – 3pm

      Read the description

      Follow the Chinese tradition and make an auspicious start to the Year of the Horse. Come to the Gallery dressed in your brightly coloured new clothes to usher in the Chinese New Year. Enjoy the words and symbols that will bring you good fortune, prosperity, happiness and longevity. Join the Auspicious symbols tour conducted by our Gallery guides.