East Meeting West: Asian Screen Exhibition

July 16, 2013 all-day
Priory Books & Gifts

East Meeting West: Asian Screen Exhibition
A glimpse into the making of nine Asian folding screens commissioned for Paraclete House — the Community of Jesus Retreat Center. The collaborative nature of this project brings together the traditions of Chinese calligraphy and painting, the making of Japanese Shoji, and biblical texts. The four artists who worked on this project share about their process and their teacher, master painter Ma Qingxiong. Admission is free. July 16-31, 10:00 am-6:00 pm(closed Wednesdays and Sundays). Gallery outside Priory Books & Gifts at the Community of Jesus, Rock Harbor, Orleans. 508-240-2400 for more information. www.communityofjesus.org