27 avril 2010

"La voie du Tao. Un autre chemin de l’être" @ Galeries nationales Grand Palais.

Brûle-parfum tripode en bronze doré et émail cloisonné. H. 42 x D. 36 cm. Dynastie Qing, XVIIIe siècle. Ancienne collection Montigny, catal. 1854, déposé en 1901 du musée de la Marine. Musée Guimet, Paris © Rmn / Thierry Ollivier Ouvertes à tous les champs de la création et en particulier aux grandes civilisations, les Galeries nationales, en co-production avec le musée des arts asiatiques Guimet, consacrent pour la première fois en Europe une grande manifestation au Taoïsme. Cloche taoïste (détail). Porcelaine à émaux... [Lire la suite]
09 février 2010

'Mastering the Art of Chinese Painting: Xie Zhiliu (1910–1997)' @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Xie Zhiliu (Chinese, 1910–1997), Celestial Maiden. Datable to 1942–43. Drawing mounted as a hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, Overall: 51 3/16 x 26 3/4 in. (130 x 68 cm) 2005.411.4 © 2000–2010 The Metropolitan Museum of Art NEW YORK, NY.- A new installation at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Mastering the Art of Chinese Painting: Xie Zhiliu (1910-1997), demonstrates how Chinese artists learned, historically, from earlier masterpieces and from nature. It showcases more than 100 works—including paintings, sketches,... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2009

“Treasures through Six Generations: Chinese Painting and Calligraphy from the Weng Collection” @ The Huntington Library

Xiang Yuanbian, 1525-1590, China, Ming dynasty, Landscape after a Poem by Ji Kang, undated. Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, 40 7/10 x 19 1/5 inches. Wan-go H.C. Weng Collection. © The Huntington. SAN MARINO, CA.- The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens highlights one of the greatest private collections of Chinese art in the nation with the presentation of “Treasures through Six Generations: Chinese Painting and Calligraphy from the Weng Collection,” on view April 11–July 12, 2009, in the Mary Lou... [Lire la suite]