Thomas Jacobi

Talks, Lectures and Workshops



‘About Ink Rubbing’

Lecture, College Of Art, The University of Edinburgh


Workshop ‘Ink Rubbing on Chinese Paper’

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow


‘The Art of Ink Rubbing’

with Dr Yupin Chung, Glasgow Art Club


‘Refined Elegance – A Sloping-style Cabinet’

with Dr Yupin Chung, Asian Art in London/The Burrell Collection, Glasgow 


‘Form and Function – A Square Huanghuali Table’

with Dr Yupin Chung, Asian Art in London

/The Burrell Collection, Glasgow


‘Think Globally, Work Locally - The artist as wanderer between the cultures’

German Cultural Week, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 

‘Die Sprache der Textur – Die Tagebuchfrottagen aus Tianjin’, Bad Wildungen


‘The Creative Act – From Material to Meaning’

Visual Art Research Centre, Nankai University, Tianjin

‘Unrolling Chinese Scrolls’

Confucius Institute/Hunterian Museum

/University of Glasgow, Glasgow


‘New Perspectives on Bronze Wine Vessels’

with Dr Yupin Chung, Asian Art in London 

/The Burrell Collection, Glasgow

‘Motifs, Ornaments and Inscriptions’

Ink Rubbing Workshop, Burrell Collection


‘Mo’ work to do – Recent Ink Rubbings and 

Pigment Works on Paper’

Hunterian Art Gallery, Glasgow

Visiting Lecturer and Artist in Residence

China Art Academy, Hangzhou


‘From A Distance – At Close Range’

Works from China 2005 – 2008

‘China Talks’

Symposium, Liverpool

‘Serving the West with ‘Yeast’ - new treasures from the art workshops in China’

with Dr Yupin Chung, ICCPR Conference, Istanbul

‘View Two - Paintings on Chinese Porcelain and Chinese Porcelain on Paintings’

with Dr Yupin Chung, National Museums Liverpool


‘In Search of a New Sincerity’

for the exhibition ‘The Real Thing’, Contemporary art from China, with Dr Yupin Chung, Tate Liverpool


‘Contemporary Art Market and Creative Clusters at M50, Shanghai’

with Dr Yupin Chung, Kings College London

‘Take a Seat and Have a Cup of Art at M50, Shanghai’

with Dr Yupin Chung, ICCPR Conference, Vienna

‘Cleansing the House with Ink’

Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems


‘The Artist's Voice between Creation and Interpretation - Intentionality and Distance’

Tate Liverpool Research Forum, Liverpool