Exhibition Related Programs

Orchid Pavilion Gathering

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.

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For questions or to register by phone, please contact Xenna Goh at 212-744-8181 ext. 117 or by email at [email protected]




Curator’s Lecture: Part Two
New Shanshui Photography—Chinese Landscape Photography with a New Dimension



Wednesday, March 21, 6:30 – 8:30PM
Speaker’s Name: Jerome Silbergeld, guest curator
Event Fee: $10 Members; $15 Non-Members
Location: 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10006

Art of the Mountain’s second curator’s lecture will be conducted by renowned photography critic Jiang Rong (江融), guest curator of the exhibition, member of the United Nations Exhibitions Committee, and columnist in Photo World magazine. Jiang’s lecture will focus on the elements of the exhibition’s third section: New Landscape Photography.

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For questions or to register by phone, please contact Xenna Goh at 212-744-8181 ext. 117 or by email at [email protected]




Past Programs

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