Exhibition: Cross the Timeline — Korean ceramics at Han Collection

by Events Editor on 30 October, 2017

in Ceramics, Event Notices, Exhibition news, Han Collection

News of Han Collection’s upcoming exhibition:

Cross the Timeline: Korean Ceramics

2nd November – 11th November 2017
Exhibition hours:
Monday-Friday 11.00-18.00
Sat 4 Nov 10.30-18.00 | Sun 5 Nov 12.00-18.00 | Mon 6 Nov 11.00-21.00 | Sat 11 Nov 10.30-18.00

timeline poster

Han Collection would like to invite you to the exhibition ‘Cross the Timeline: Korean Ceramics’ during the Asian Art in London.

The exhibition is displaying the various types of ceramics across the Goryeo (918-1392) and the Joseon (1392-1897) dynasties of Korea. The green celadon with the auspicious symbols during the Goryeo period represents the profound association with the Buddhism. From the Joseon dynasty, the abstract and experimental methods of Buncheong ceramics indicated that the endeavour of Joseon ceramists to innovate the new style of ceramic. With the introduction of Neo-Confucianism, the white porcelain was considered as the emblem of the culture of Joseon scholars. The exquisite quality and the cultural value of Korean ceramics will heighten the excitement of the exhibition.

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