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Mastery in Korean Craftsmanship: Heritage of 1,000 Years image

Mastery in Korean Craftsmanship: Heritage of 1,000 Years

Join us to celebrate the 130th Anniversary of Korea-US relations with a rare exhibit of brilliant artistry by Korean masters old and new. Mastery in Korean Craftsmanship features exquisite mother-of-pearl household crafts along with lacquered woodcrafts by six contemporary Korean artists. This event includes a musical performance, reception, and Korean sweets preparation demonstration. This exhibition will remain on display through October 16.


Opening Reception

Monday, Sept. 17 | 6:30 PM

Lee Bae-yong
Chair, Presidential Council on Nation Branding,
Republic of Korea


Lee Se-seop
President, Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation


Kang Kyunghwan
Director General, Heritage Policy Bureau at Cultural Heritage Administration of Korea


An Sook Sun


Jeong Gil-ga
Holder of Intangible Cultural Property No. 38,
Joseon Dynasty Royal Cuisine