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Painting with Words: Gentleman Artists of the Ming Dynasty

  • Sackler Gallery Washington, DC (map)

Poetry, painting, and calligraphy: Known as the “Three Perfections,” these genres were regarded as the ultimate expressions of Chinese literati culture during the Ming dynasty (1369–1644). This exhibit celebrates Wu School works, examining the relationship between their imagery, brushstrokes, and, especially, words. April 16-July 24. 

Earlier Event: April 18
Villa Vizcaya
Later Event: April 20
Filoli