Ancient Chinese Porcelain Art

National Museum of China No. 16 East Chang'an Street, Dongcheng District, ,Beijing

  Date: On Regular Display Venue: Gallery N17Enjoying a long history, Chinese pottery and porcelain run through Chinese civilization without interruption: painted or black pottery in the prehistoric times was followed by white pottery and glazed pottery in the Shang and Zhou Dynasties; in later dynasties, celadon, white-glazed porcelain, and porcelain with overglaze or underglaze colours and coloured glaze were

Companions in Solitude: Reclusion and Communion in Chinese Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028 Phone: ,New York

Companions in Solitude: Reclusion and Communion in Chinese Art July 31, 2021 – August 14, 2022 Now on view at The Met Fifth Avenue , 210–216 Exhibitions are free with Museum admission. This exhibition will explore the twin themes of solitude and togetherness in Chinese art. For more than two thousand years, reclusion—removing oneself from society—has been presented as the

Celebrating the Year of the Tiger

The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028 Phone: ,New York

Celebrating the Year of the Tiger The MET 5th Avenue January 29, 2022 – January 17, 2023 The traditional East Asian lunar calendar consists of a repeating twelve-year cycle, with each year corresponding to one of the twelve animals in the Chinese zodiac. The association of these creatures with the Chinese calendar began in the third century B.C. and became

Companions in Solitude: Reclusion and Communion in Chinese Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028 Phone: ,New York

Companions in Solitude: Reclusion and Communion in Chinese Art The MET July 31, 2021 – August 14, 2022 This exhibition will explore the twin themes of solitude and togetherness in Chinese art. For more than two thousand years, reclusion—removing oneself from society—has been presented as the ideal condition for mental cultivation and transcending worldly troubles. At the same time, communion