Zhu Yunming (1460-1526) and Wen Zhengming (1470-1559), Calligraphy and Painting of the Orchid Pavilion (Detail, Collection of the Lioaning Provincial Museum. Exhibited at China Institute Gallery 9.25-12.14.2008
Saturday, March 10, 2:00–5:00PM
Event Fee: Free for Members; $10 Non-Members
Location: 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10006
Please join China Institute Gallery for an afternoon of poetry, music and art as we usher in our newest exhibition Art of the Mountain: Through the Chinese Photographer’s Lens. Orchid Pavilion Gatherings are an annual event at China Institute celebrating and encouraging artistic inspiration in the spirit of celebrated calligraphy sage Wang Xizhi’s (307 – 365) famous gathering with his poet friends on Mount Kuaiji. Chinese poets will be reciting their poems based on the themes from China Institute Gallery’s most recent exhibition.
Willow Weilan Hai, Gallery Director and Chief Curator of Art of the Mountain: Through the Chinese Photographer’s Lens will offer bilingual tours of the exhibition.
Light refreshments will be provided.
Featuring poetry by: