Gallery Talk: Artisan Perspectives on Empresses of China’s Forbidden City
Gallery Talk: Artisan Perspectives on Empresses of China’s Forbidden City
WhenSunday, June 23, 2019, 1 PM
CategoriesGallery Talks & Tours
SponsorFreer and Sackler Galleries
VenueArthur M. Sackler Gallery
Event LocationSackler, level B1
CostFree
Related ExhibitionEmpresses of China’s Forbidden City, 1644–1912
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Gain new insight into the exhibition Empresses of China’s Forbidden City, 1644-1912 with artisans visiting from China as they share their knowledge of craft techniques used to make objects on view in the exhibition, including embroidery and lacquer work. The program is offered through a partnership between Freer|Sackler, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, and the China Arts and Crafts Association.

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