MFAH Gallery Talk and Tour: Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392–1910

MFAH Gallery Talk and Tour: Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392–1910
Uigyun and others, Western Paradise of Amitabha, 1703, hanging scroll: colors on silk, National Museum of Korea, Seoul. Courtesy of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392–1910 features exquisite pieces primarily on loan from the National Museum of Korea. The exhibition explores imperial, Confucian and Buddhist artistic expression from the 14th through 20th centuries. The Joseon dynasty left a substantial legacy and had a great impact on the development of modern Korea. Many of the objects included in the exhibition are deemed national treasures.

Join the arts of Asia curatorial staff in this 45-minute exploration of ceremonial screen painting, ceramics, ritual wares, textiles and more.

Event Details

When

1.8.15 | 3:00 pm
12.30.14 | 12:00 pm

Where

1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005

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Ticket Info

Free with museum admission.