Master Calligrapher Professor Wang Dongling

Photo of man using a giant paintbrush to write calligraphy
Wang Dongling writing the Chinese character Li () at the China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, 2005. Courtesy of the artist and INK studio.

Library and Archives Canada cordially invites you to attend a performance by one of China’s greatest living calligraphers, Professor Wang Dongling, as he creates live art using big brush cursive script calligraphy.

You can also enjoy a preview of a new cross-cultural exhibition, Open Books: International Artists Explore the Chinese Folding Book. The exhibition, showcasing the Chinese folding book as used by modern visual artists from the West and China, introduces original material by Canadian artists and presents past works by international artists.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
395 Wellington Street, Ottawa

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