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8th Annual Orchid Pavilion Gathering - The Artist Talk III - Calligraphy Power

The World of Flower-and-Bird Painting - International Symposium

This video documents the 8th Annual Orchid Pavilion Gathering with the theme of “Calligraphy Power.” Three master calligraphers’ works were introduced by the artists and collector, with a special introduction of the Dingwu edition Yousi collected Preface to the Poems Collected at the Orchid Pavillion, an ink rubbing made during the Song Dynasty. Each speaker shared their personal connection with this supreme art form, calligraphy. Willow Weilan Hai, Senior Vice President of China Institute in America, and Director and Chief Curator of China Institute Gallery, hosted the discussion.

Presentations:
David Wang – “The Dingwu Edition Preface to the Poems Collected from the Orchid Pavilion”
Yu Erke – “Calligraphy and Traditional Chinese Medicine”
Cui Xuelu – “Xuan Yi’s Calligraphy Dao”
Wang Shaofang – “Wang Fangyu, A Wen Ren in Twentieth Century America”

This video captures the entire full-day symposium in conjunction with the exhibition: Flowers on a River: The Art of Chinese Flower-and-Bird Painting, 1368-1911, Masterworks from Tianjin Museum and Changzhou Museum, which was held on March 25, 2023, at China Institute. Scholars, collectors, and artists shared their thoughts and study on the subject.

8th Annual Orchid Pavilion Gathering - The Artist Talk III - Calligraphy Power

This video documents the 8th Annual Orchid Pavilion Gathering with the theme of “Calligraphy Power.” Three master calligraphers’ works were introduced by the artists and collector, with a special introduction of the Dingwu edition Yousi collected Preface to the Poems Collected at the Orchid Pavillion, an ink rubbing made during the Song Dynasty. Each speaker shared their personal connection with this supreme art form, calligraphy. Willow Weilan Hai, Senior Vice President of China Institute in America, and Director and Chief Curator of China Institute Gallery, hosted the discussion.

Presentations:
David Wang – “The Dingwu Edition Preface to the Poems Collected from the Orchid Pavilion”
Yu Erke – “Calligraphy and Traditional Chinese Medicine”
Cui Xuelu – “Xuan Yi’s Calligraphy Dao”
Wang Shaofang – “Wang Fangyu, A Wen Ren in Twentieth Century America”

The World of Flower-and-Bird Painting - International Symposium

This video captures the entire full-day symposium in conjunction with the exhibition: Flowers on a River: The Art of Chinese Flower-and-Bird Painting, 1368-1911, Masterworks from Tianjin Museum and Changzhou Museum, which was held on March 25, 2023, at China Institute. Scholars, collectors, and artists shared their thoughts and study on the subject.

Chinese Flower and Bird Painting with Photography

This 15-minute video compares traditional Chinese flower-and-bird painting with contemporary photography, tracing nature’s creations and their inspiration for this major genre of Chinese painting, which entwines creative brush work with poetry. Written and directed by Willow Weilan Hai, Director and Chief Curator of China Institute Gallery.

Flowers on a River Foyer

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