Events

Some Thoughts on the Art of Chinese Calligraphy

Date: 
Thu., Sep. 9, 2021 | 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Zoom event
Event Notes: 
Free with reservation
Add to Calendar 09/09/2021 07:30 PM 09/09/2021 09:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Some Thoughts on the Art of Chinese Calligraphy Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/some-thoughts-art-chinese-calligraphy The Huntington - Zoom event
 

In this talk, Qianshen Bai, professor and Dean of the School of Art and Archaeology, Zhejiang University, explores some foundational questions concerning Chinese calligraphy: How did writing become a fine art in China? Where is the boundary between functional writing and visual art? And what are the social functions of Chinese calligraphy?

The event will be held online via Zoom. Zoom link will be sent to attendees in registration confirmation email.