Asian art and culture events around the Valley that may be of interest to members and friends
|When:||Open now until May 6, 2018|
|Where:||Musical Instrument Museum
4725 E. Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85050
|More information:||Musical Instrument Museum|
“Ancient Musical Treasures from Central China: Harmony of the Ancients from the Henan Museum” is open now until May 6, 2018 at the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix.
The exhibition presents extraordinary musical instruments and related art treasures spanning nine thousand years of Chinese music and history. Find out more at MIM.org.
Image: Drum stand in the form of a divine beast with dragon’s head, tiger’s body and tortoise legs , 770 to 476 BCE. Courtesy Henan Museum.
|When:||Open now until May 13, 2018|
|Where:||Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N Galvin Parkway,
Phoenix, AZ 85008
|More information:||Desert Botanical Garden|
“Experience the bold, monumental sculptures of Japanese American artist Jun Kaneko. Uncover Kaneko’s colorfully glazed ceramic and bronze forms in the rich backdrop of the Garden’s desert flora” until May 18, 2018. Learn more at dbg.org.
Image: Colour Box (detail) by Jun Kaneko, 2006, glazed ceramic. This piece is located just outside Phoenix Art Museum.