National Arboretum Canberra, International Bonsai Art & Culture Biennale and International Penjing Creation Conference
18 – 20 September 2018 Canberra
The Universal Penjing Conference brings together the National Arboretum Canberra, International Bonsai Art & Culture Biennale (IBACB) and International Penjing Creation Conference (IPCC).
Immerse yourself in the ancient world of penjing, learn new skills and gain inspiration from nine international penjing masters with three days of talks, demonstrations, workshops, exhibition and cultural immersion.
Over three days experience the world of penjing with nine international Masters gathered for the first time in Australia.
- Australian native bonsai exhibition
- Australian culture and art on display
- Workshops with the Masters
- Panel discussions with world leading experts
- Tea ceremony by Xu Hongli
- Traditional and emerging penjing trends and styles
- Evening networking functions
Penjing Masters from around the world have gathered for the first time in Australia at the National Arboretum Canberra, IBACB & IPCC Conference 2018. Universal Penjing offers the unique opportunity to see demonstrations by the Masters, hear panel discussions and take Masterclasses. Evening events offer the opportunity to socialise with bonsai and penjing enthusiasts whilst enjoying the company of the Masters.