Current Exhibition

China Institute Gallery is temporarily closed for maintenance

through Fall 2020. But there is still much to see and do!

While the China Institute Gallery is closed for maintenance, the student and teachers’ showcase Blossoming Seeds of Vision will be on view in Gallery’s front two rooms through January 4th, 2020.

During the closure of our exhibitions, China Institute Gallery’s Discover China Through Art (DCTA) workshops are ongoing.Learn more about these engaging activities for groups.

China Institute has a full program calendar of various Arts & Culture Programs.


China Institute Gallery will reopen in the Fall of 2020 with the following schedule*:

  • Eternal Offerings: Chinese Ritual Bronzes from the Minneapolis Institute of Art (opening Fall 2020)
  • Treasures for Buddha: The Legendary Offerings from Dabao’en Temple of Nanjing, 11th–19th Centuries (opening Spring 2021)
  • Flowers on a River: Chinese Flower and Bird Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, 1368–1911 (opening Spring 2022)

*Exhibition titles subject to change