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Legacy in Lacquer, a Living Art from Burma

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Legacy in Lacquer, a Living Art from Burma

Altgeld Hall 116, First floor, West end
1425 W. Lincoln Hwy.
60115 DeKalb
Illinois

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:  
Other (outside areas listed)
EMAIL:  
artmuseum@niu.edu
PHONE:  
815-753-1936
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday Noon - 7 p.m.; Sunday Noon - 4 p.m.
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.