Depth and Detail: Carved Bamboo from China, Japan, and Korea

Exhibits

Depth and Detail: Carved Bamboo from China, Japan, and Korea showcases a variety of carved, cut, incised, and etched bamboo objects. The exhibition demonstrates how artists used bamboo, carving deeply through it to achieve different colors and textures. The intricate decoration of the items on view includes religious imagery as well as people, animals, birds, insects, plants, and landscapes that tell stories or have symbolic meaning.

Start Date
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
End Date
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Venue
Denver Art Museum
City

Depth and Detail: Carved Bamboo from China, Japan, and Korea