Qiu Ying, attr. (1502-1552), Tribute Bearers (detail), Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), China, 1500s. Ink and color on silk

Linking Asia: Art, Trade, and Devotion

Grades K–12

Engage your students with a deep dive into the influence of the Silk Road and explore how trade routes inspired art over time and across the Asian continent. Linking Asia: Art, Trade, and Devotion will feature sculptures, ceramics, textiles, scrolls, and other multi-dimensional works from 20 countries that span 2,000 years.

Image: Qiu Ying, attr. (1502-1552), Tribute Bearers (detail), Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), China, 1500s. Ink and color on silk; 12-3/4 x 268 in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Dr. Robert Rinden, 1971.40.

Availability

  • Dec. 18–22, 2017 & Jan. 8–Mar. 16, 2018
  • Tuesday–Friday at 9:45, 10:15 & 11:15 am, one hour

Cost

FREE for students; free for chaperones. One chaperone needed for every 10 students. Divide class into groups of 10.