Tag: Chinese art

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.Zip 2.0 Returns to New York

The digital art exhibition .Zip is back in New York this summer. This year’s theme is “the life cycle of an app” while...
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Lotus Grandma

She is former acrobat from Beijing Tianqiao who performed in this area in the 1940’s. Audiences called her Lotus Beauty. She is a master...
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She Brings Papercutting and Shadow Puppets to Chinatown

Emily Mock is an artist making paper cuts and performative works from paper. Now she is teaching a Shadow Puppet Theater workshop at Wing on...
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China Treasures in New York Episode 05: Cinnabar: The Chinese Art Of Carved Lacquer

Featuring 45 magnificent examples of Chinese carved lacquerware, the MET’s exhibition “Cinnabar: The Chinese Art Of Carved Lacquer” explores the development of this significant...
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Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection

For centuries, artists and craftsmen in japan have carved, woven or transformed the bamboo plant to create a variety of commodities and art pieces.Japanese...
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AAIFF 40-Special Program:Mad Mad World

The 40th Asian American International Film Festival successfully concluded last Saturday. The 11 day event presented 20 feature films and 63 short films from...
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Bio-study Studio: Yi-Kuan Lin Solo Exhibition

Artist Yikuan Lin has always been obsessed with the beauty that exists in the natural world. During her residency in NYC, she collected plant and...
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Virtuality

Located on the second floor of 36 East Broadway street in Chinatown, 7s lab is a special space supporting various events and conversations about...
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China Treasures in New York Episode 02: Jade Burial Suit

Continuing the exhibition of China Treasures in New York, this new episode will provide firsthand glances of what's underneath the Han Jade burial suit...
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China Treasures in New York Episode 01: Jade Burial Suit

Believing that the soul could continue to enjoy in the afterlife all of the pleasures of the living, Han elite went to extraordinary lengths...