Events

 

First Look: Ambassador and Mrs. E.F. Drumright's Ink Diplomacy

12/05/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Social
Online - URL to be provided to registrants
A virtual tour, led by docents Michele Warner and Linda DiBenedetto.

景德鎮瓷器上的中外文化 (Mandarin Chinese lecture) / Chinese and Western Culture on Porcelain from Jindezhen

12/12/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - CCC
online - URL to be provided
Professor Chunming Yu will lecture in Mandarin Chinese on the influence of international trade on the design and types of ceramics produced in Jindezhen during the 16th-19th centuries. His Powerpoint file will be bilingual, and our hosts will provide a summary in English at the conclusion of his talk to facilitate the participation of non-Mandarin speaking attendees.

3rd Saturday Lecture - The Beauty and Danger of Chinese Lacquer

12/19/2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
Ray Menegus speaks about Chinese lacquer.

2nd Thursday Book Club Meeting: Three Coins

01/14/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
For the SDCHM's inaugural book club meeting, we will convene to discuss Russell Low's Three Coins

3rd Saturday Lecture: Qing Dynasty Ceramics: An unprecedented era of colorful glaze innovations

01/16/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
Allie Arnell argues for the beauty of Qing Dynasty porcelain

25th/35th Anniversary Celebration, featuring First Look: Permanent Exhibition Refresh

01/30/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Social
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
The SDCHM will celebrate this important anniversary with online public programming, featuring a virtual tour or our revamped permanent exhibition.

Mission Permanent exhibition (Public opening)

02/05/2021 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM PT
Exhibition
Mission building
404 Third Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101-6803
United States of America
Public reopening of the Museum, following our Anniversary celebration

1st Saturday Lecture - How Many Types of Cloisonné are there?

02/06/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
Sherry Reeds discusses the varieties of cloisonné

AMBASSADOR & MRS. E.F. DRUMRIGHTS’ INK DIPLOMACY (Public opening)

02/12/2021 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM PT
Exhibition
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension
328 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101
United States of America
Public opening of AMBASSADOR & MRS. E.F. DRUMRIGHTS’ INK DIPLOMACY

Above the Drowning Sea (film screening and discussion)

02/20/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to in February
The museum will host a screening of the documentary film, above the Drowning Sea, followed by a discussion

1st Saturday Lecture - Chinese School

03/06/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
David Seid and John Leewong share memories of Chinese school

3rd Saturday Lecture: Ubuntu (I am because you are)

03/20/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - CCC
Online-Zoom link to be provided in early March!
Li-Rong Lilly Cheng will discuss the concept of Ubuntu.

1st Saturday Lecture: Tang Dynasty Ceramics-Sancai Glaze and More

04/03/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - CCC
Online-Zoom link to be provided in late March/early April!
Betty Carr presents on Tang Dynasty earthenware ceramics

AMBASSADOR & MRS. E.F. DRUMRIGHTS’ INK DIPLOMACY (Closing reception)

04/11/2021
Exhibition
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension
328
J Street
San Diego, CA 92101
United States of America
Closing reception for AMBASSADOR & MRS. E.F. DRUMRIGHTS’ INK DIPLOMACY

3rd Saturday Lecture: China in the Netherlands: Global Trade, Exotic Porcelain, and Kitchen Tiles

04/17/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
Hilda Neck-Yoder talks about the famous Chinese artists who painted export porcelain

Life of Jahja Ling: The Story of a Chinese-American Conductor (Public opening)

04/30/2021
Exhibition
SDCHM
404 Third Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
Life of Jahja Ling: The Story of a Chinese - American Conductor

1st Saturday Lecture: Chinese Restaurants in San Diego

05/01/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
Tina Tom will share on the life of restaurant owners from her personal experience and her research of other restaurants.

2nd Thursday Book Club Meeting: Paper Wife

05/13/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - Book
Online-Zoom link to be provided in early May!
For our second book club meeting, we will convene to discuss Laila Ibrahim's Paper Wife

Third Saturday Lecture: Archaeological Findings in San Diego Chinatown

05/15/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Bob Stein presents on archaeological findings in San Diego's historic Chinatown

1st Saturday Lecture: Chinese Northern and Southern Painting

06/05/2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT
Education - CCC
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
David Miles speaks on Chinese Northern and Southern Painting

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

06/19/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - CCC
Phillip Bloom talks about the Huntington Library's Chinese garden

Life of Jahja Ling: The Story of a Chinese-American Conductor (Closing Reception)

07/18/2021
Exhibition
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Extension
328 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101
United States of America
Closing reception for the special exhibition, Life of Jahja Ling: The Story of a Chinese-American Conductor

2nd Thursday Book Club Meeting: On Gold Mountain

09/09/2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Education - Book
Online - Registration via Zoom to open soon!
For the SDCHM's third book club meeting of 2021, we will convene to discuss Lisa See's On Gold Mountain

Jewish Refugees in China During WWII (opening reception)

10/22/2021 12:00 PM - 07:00 PM PT
Exhibition
SDCHM
328 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101
Jewish Refugees in China During WWII

Jewish Refugees in China During WWII (closing reception)

12/20/2021 12:00 PM - 07:00 PM PT
Exhibition
SDCHM
328 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101
Jewish Refugees in China During WWII

Chinese Contemporary Paintings: Chun-Min Yu's Private Collection

03/20/2022 - 06/21/2022
Exhibition
SDCHM
404 Third Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
Chinese Contemporary Paintings: Chun-Min Yu's Private Collection

Textiles of Chinese Minorities from the SDCHM Collection

09/23/2022 - 12/21/2022
Exhibition
SDCHM
404 Third Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
Textiles of Chinese Minorities from the SDCHM Collection
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