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Legacy in Lacquer, a Living Art from Burma

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Legacy in Lacquer, a Living Art from Burma

116 Altgeld Hall
DeKalb, IL 60115
August 24th, 2010 - October 2nd, 2010
Opening: September 9th, 2010 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.niu.edu/artmuseum
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Suburbs
EMAIL:  
hgreen2@niu.edu
PHONE:  
815-753-1936
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 - 5:00, Saturday 12:00 - 4:00
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
DeKalb, Northern Illinois University
TAGS:  
traditional, sculpture
COST:  
free and open to the public

DESCRIPTION

Lacquerware from the Burma Art Collection at NIU originating from the renaissance of lacquerware during the British colonial period to the present, this exhibition explores the techniques and designs of a vital living art.