Korean Art Lecture Series: The Beauty and Elegance of Korean Furniture

Non-UCLA event

Korean Art Lecture Series: The Beauty and Elegance of Korean Furniture

Gyeonggi-style Chest, Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), 19th century, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, gift of Octavia Capuzzi Locke in memory of Armand Erwin Waldo; cropped.

Korea has one of the richest and longest traditions of furniture making in the world. A number of these objects will be detailed in a lecture by Mrs. Keum Ja Kang, who is a leading expert in the art and antiquities of Korea. This program is the second in a special five-part lecture series on Korean art to be held throughout the year.


Friday, February 10, 2017
7:00 PM

Brown Auditorium
LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, 90036

*This is a non-UCLA event*

 

Korean Art Lecture Series: The Beauty and Elegance of Korean Furniture

Friday, February 10 | 7 pm
Free and open to the public

LACMA | Brown Auditorium
5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Korea has one of the richest and longest traditions of furniture making in the world. The uniqueness, variety, and simple beauty of these objects have made Korean furniture highly sought after and coveted globally. A number of these objects, along with the culture and stories behind them, will be detailed in a lecture by Mrs. Keum Ja Kang, who is a leading expert in the art and antiquities of Korea.

This program is the second in a special five-part lecture series on Korean art to be held throughout the year.

 

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Sponsor(s): , The Korea Foundation

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