The China Experience: An MSU Exploration of Arts and Culture

The China Experience: An MSU Exploration of Arts & Culture
February 20, 2015 to August 30, 2016
MSU campus and surrounding community

The China Experience explores China through diverse activities including Chinese art, film, music, performances, lectures, events, and exhibits. We explore a country that is rich in history and contemporary art, and that, in many respects, lays at the forefront of social change.

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Quilts in Southwest China, a nationally touring exhibition opened Sept. 27 at the MSU Museum

By Marsha MacDowell | Wednesday, September 30

What does a bedcover made for the wedding of a Zhuang couple, a patchwork-adorned VW bus in Beijing, a One Hundred Good Wishes quilt given to an American family adopting a Chinese child, a quilted carpet made c. 100 BCE and found in the tomb of a Scythian chieftain near Mongolia, and the 2015 China Suzhou Cultural and Creative Design Industry Trade Fair - International Handmade Patchwork Art Exhibition have in common? The answer is that each represents a link to the production and use of textiles in China that incorporate similarities of construction techniques and materials to create large textile pieces that have had sometimes similar, some... Read more

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