These Treasures from Korea are here only for a limited time from March 2, 2014 – May 26, 2014. and Philadelphia is the only east coast venue..
What: Treasures from Korea - the Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910.
Where: The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Great Stair Hall
2600 Benjami Franklin Pkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130
When: March 2, 2014 – May 26, 2014
Why: The Philadelphia Museum of Art debuts Treasures from Korea: Art and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910 exhibit from March 2, 2014 – May 26, 2014. The exhibit showcases an ancient and delicate history and aesthetically beautiful works of art.
This exhibition marks an unprecedented cross-cultural exchange and the first comprehensive survey in the United States devotred to the art of the celebrated Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), an era that profoundly shaped the culture of Korea in ways that continue to resonate today. Included are more than 150 works among them national treasures displayed for the first time in the United States. Philadelphia is the only east coast venue. The exhibition will travel to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (June 29-September 28) and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (November 2, 2014-January 11, 2015).