Exhibition: Chinese Calligraphy and Manuscript Art

Dartmouth Events

Exhibition: Chinese Calligraphy and Manuscript Art

Masterpieces of Chinese calligraphy on display in Baker Library through December 23, 2013

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
All Day
Baker Library, Main Hall
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Arts, Exhibitions

This art exhibition has been supported by leading calligraphers and scholars around the world. It is designed in conjunction with both Dartmouth’s “Year of the Arts” and Professor Wen Xing’s “Chinese Calligraphy and Manuscript Culture: Orchid Pavilion” course. Exhibition sections:

  1. The Orchid Pavilion and Professor Huang Dun’s Manuscripts
  2. The Heart Sutra in the Qi Style and Professor Qi Gong’s (1912-2005) Art
  3. Manuscript, Sutra, and Mantra: The Heart Sutra in Five Scripts by Prof. Wen Xing
  4. Pre-Classics Era: Bone, Bamboo, and Bronze Manuscripts
  5. Manuscript Art in Practice: From the Orchid Pavilion to the Women’s Script
  6. Chinese Calligraphy and Manuscript Art at Dartmouth and in Higher Education

See photos and more information on the Chinese Calligraphy and Manuscript Art website.

The exhibition is generously supported by the Office of the President and the Office of the Provost as part of Dartmouth's Year of the Arts initiative in collaboration with the Dean of the Faculty, and co-sponsored by the Leslie Center for the Humanities, the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures, the Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Program, and the Hood Museum of Art.

 

For more information, contact:
Wen Xing
646-3607

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.