3rd Saturday Lecture: A Garden of Words: Calligraphy and The Huntington’s Chinese Garden

05/21/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT

Category

Education - CCC

Admission

  • Free

Location

Online - URL below

Virtual Meeting URL: https://sdsu.zoom.us/j/94538630661

Summary

Phillip Bloom talks about the Huntington Library's Chinese garden

Description

Words are everywhere in The Huntington’s Chinese Garden. Names adorn rocks and buildings; poetic couplets frame entryways and vistas. Since 2007 The Huntington has commissioned more than thirty contemporary artists to create the original works of calligraphy. This talk will suggest four foundational perspective for contemplating calligraphy in a garden.

This event is a collaboration between SDCHM and the SDSU Chinese Cultural Center.

 

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