Categories: Visual Arts

Now – 12/17: Four Treasures of the Chinese Study

Four Treasures of the Chinese Study

On View October 15 – December 17, 2017

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension Building
328 J Street
San Diego, Ca 92101

The San Diego Chinese Historical Museum will showcase a collection of artifacts and art pieces representing the Chinese “Four Treasures,” which are: ink stickink stonewriting brush, and paper. These treasures are used in the study of Chinese calligraphy and writing. Pieces and personal effects from over 20 local artists will be on display. Exhibition in collaboration with the Confucius Institute at San Diego State University.

Opening Reception 

October 14 | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Chuang Archive & Learning Center | 541 B Second Avenue, San Diego, Ca 92101

We are excited to host the grand opening of Four Treasures of Chinese Study. Experience a live demonstration with three local artists of traditional Chinese calligraphy and painting followed by light refreshments.

Guest Artists:

  • Check Ng 伍卓凡, calligraphy
  • Yuen Chik Tam 譚元稷, ink painting
  • Lily Yu 朱曼玲, chop engraving
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