Exhibit on Japanese Porcelain Opens

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Summary

"Contemporary Porcelain from Japan" opens at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. The exhibition of 30 vessels by 30 Japanese artists celebrates The Japan Foundation's gift of these masterworks to the Sackler Gallery. The exhibition emphasizes the crafting of porcelain as a living art.

Subject

  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Japan Foundation, The
  • Contemporary Porcelain from Japan (Exhibition) (1993-1994: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annals of the Smithsonian Institution, 1994. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994, p. 15.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

November 21, 1993

Topic

  • Exhibit openings
  • Porcelain, Japanese
  • Acquisitions
  • Gifts
  • Museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums--Acquisitions
  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions
  • Gifts
  • Porcelain, Japanese

Place

Japan

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