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Arts of People V
Window Flowers: Chinese Paper Cutout in Huangtu Plateau
-Forms in Daily Life-
■Period:18 October, 2013 - 28 January, 2014
■Venue:Asian Gallery B
This is the fifth exhibition of “Arts and people” series. “Jian zhi” or the paper-cutout in China has been used as decorations for various everyday occasions, including the Lunar New Year, embroidery pattern-making, festivals to pray for good health, funerals and so on.

Instead merely introducing its subjects, forms, and techniques, this exhibition delves deeper into the secret of the Jian zhi by focusing on the people’s livelihood and the women, who created the paper-cutouts in the Huangtu Plateau.

Furthermore, the exhibition will provide much insight into a “field work” on the people’s life and its enjoyment through workshops.
Period18 October 2013 (Fri) – 28 January 2014 (Wed)
VenueAsia Gallery B
FeeAdult \200 /College & High School \ 150
*Free for Secondary school and under
OrganiserFukuoka Asian Art Museum
InquiryFukuoka Asian Art Museum / 092-263-1100
Related EventFilm Show “Yaodong: A Little Treatise on Construction”
Time and Date: Sat, 23 November, 2013, 13:00 ~ 15:00
Venue: Ajibi Hall, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, 8F
Admission: Fee
The film, awarded Intangible Cultural Heritage Award in Festival International Jean Rouch 2012, is documentation about the construction of Yaodong. Directed by Elodie Brosseau(France). 90 mins, Chinese film with Japanese subtitles.
RemarksClose: Wednesdays, 26 December 2013 to 1 January 2014
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