View from a Thatched Hut: Reading Chinese Paintings
SBMA's Family Resource Center is transformed into the world of 17th-century Chinese poets and painters as illustrated in The Artful Recluse exhibition.
When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: S.B. Museum of Art, 1130 State St., Santa Barbara
Cost: Not available
Age limit: All ages
October 28, 2012 – January 20, 2013
Sit at the Chinese scholar’s desk and practice making the simple brushstrokes that translate into trees, rocks, and flowers, compose poems and assemble images on magnetic hanging scrolls, or hide away and read or draw in the thatched hermit hut. A variety of interactive Family guides and art supplies further enhance your visit.
Event posted Aug. 21, 2012
Last updated Aug. 21, 2012