Tag Archive | Chinese art

Chinese Jade: Stone of Heaven —

A community speaker’s lecture at your local libraries 一in September/October Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui will present the Story of Jade: with a brief introduction about the formation and classification of jade, to be followed by an appreciation of jade pieces (with examples crafted over thousands of years up till early 20th century China). […]

Chinese Brush Painting workshops at San Mateo County Libraries

A celebration of Asian culture and Mid Autumn Moon festival — Between September and October, there will be numerous hands-on brush painting workshops, jointly presented by the San Mateo County Libraries and artist Pauline Tsui. In this workshop, Pauline will demonstrate how to paint flowers, fruits, and Chinese zodiac animals. Each participant will learn basic […]

Interactive Workshop Series – Chinese Brush Painting

Lafayette Library & Learning Center presents a three-part beginner/intermediate workshop that combines lessons on the historical development and popular motifs of Chinese brush painting with hands-on creation of finished works. All art materials provided, pre-registration required. Class size limited to 15 per class. Part 1: Wednesday September 6, 1:00-3:30p Brief history and development of brush […]

Chinese Brush Painting – an Introduction

Friday, August 11 @ 1:00 – 2:30 pm Lafayette Library & Learning Center, Arts & Science Room Do you wish to learn how to appreciate a Chinese painting of a simple flower? Or decipher an enigmatic landscape of mountain and water 山水畫? If your answer is yes, you will want to attend an introduction session […]

Emperors’ Treasures – Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei

When:  October 5, Wednesday, 10:30 – 11:30am Where:  Rhoda Goldman Plaza Senior Community Address: 2180 Post Street, San Francisco, CA Pauline Tsui will give an educational talk and slideshow of the special exhibition “Emperors’ Treasures” that had been on view  at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum from June 17 to September 18.  The show […]

Emperor’s Treasures – arts of the imperial court from Song through Qing

When:  May 28, Saturday, 10:30am – 12 noon Where:  San Francisco Public Library, Chinatown branch Address: 1135 Powell Street, San Francisco Open to public, free Admission Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui will give an educational talk and slide preview of the coming special exhibition “Emperors’ Treasures” that will be on view from June 17 […]