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The Craft and Care of East Asian Lacquer
Blog: Behind the Scenes

The Craft and Care of East Asian Lacquer

East Asian lacquer has very particular conservation concerns due to the nature of its materials and construction. To care for it most effectively, it is important to understand how it is made and what factors contribute to its degradation over time. More

Conversation with Curator: All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer

Friday, February 1, 2013 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

Join curator Ronald Otsuka for a tour of All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer. The 30 stunning artworks in this exhibition reveal the versatility of lacquer as a media used by Japanese artists to create containers, trays, plaques, braziers, and screens.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of every month.

All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm on level five of the North Building.

For information, call 720-913-0130. More

All That Glistens
Exhibition

All That Glistens

A Century of Japanese Lacquer
Nov 18, 2012–Sep 7, 2016

The 30 artworks in this exhibition reveal the versatility of lacquer as a medium used by Japanese artists to create containers, trays, plaques, braziers, and screens of enduring beauty. More