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Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Weekends: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

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Weekends: 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

 

 
John W. Winkler: The Chinatown Etchings

John W. Winkler: The Chinatown Etchings

John W. Winkler: The Chinatown Etchings delves into forgotten scenes of San Francisco's Chinatown from 1916 to 1923, showcasing John W. Winkler's remarkable collection of 81 etchings. This exhibition unveils a pivotal chapter in the early history of Chinese immigration to the United States. Add RSVP button.

John W. Winkler: The Chinatown EtchingsJohn W. Winkler: The Chinatown Etchings delves into forgotten scenes of San Francisco's Chinatown from 1916 to 1923, showcasing John W. Winkler's remarkable collection of 81 etchings. This exhibition unveils a pivotal chapter in the early history of Chinese immigration to the United States. Add RSVP button.... RSVP to the Opening Reception
Again by Seongmin Ahn exhibit

Again by Seongmin Ahn

Again is a typographical mural by Brooklyn-based artist Seongmin Ahn, expressing her manifesto of overcoming the global COVID-19 pandemic. The mural is a cross-cultural exchange and community bonds, and it incorporates both Eastern and Western styles, motifs, ornaments, and symbols.

Again by Seongmin AhnAgain is a typographical mural by Brooklyn-based artist Seongmin Ahn, expressing her manifesto of overcoming the global COVID-19 pandemic. The mural is a cross-cultural exchange and community bonds, and it incorporates both Eastern and Western styles, motifs, ornaments, and symbols.... Learn More
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Simplicity Over Complexity

Brooklyn-based Korean American artist Jongil Ma revives the Charles B. Wang Center's outdoor garden with architecturally woven sculptures, using varying lengths and types of thin wooden strips, both in their raw state and dyed in color.

Simplicity Over ComplexityBrooklyn-based Korean American artist Jongil Ma revives the Charles B. Wang Center's outdoor garden with architecturally woven sculptures, using varying lengths and types of thin wooden strips, both in their raw state and dyed in color.... Learn More
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Zen Rock Garden

Located on the first floor, in between the meeting rooms 101 and 102 at the Charles B. Wang Center, this Japanese rock garden (枯山水 karesansui) was created by Gerard Senese and his wife Hiroko Uraga-Senese as a tribute to the appreciation of Japanese culture.

Zen Rock GardenLocated on the first floor, in between the meeting rooms 101 and 102 at the Charles B. Wang Center, this Japanese rock garden (枯山水 karesansui) was created by Gerard Senese and his wife Hiroko Uraga-Senese as a tribute to the appreciation of Japanese culture.... Learn More
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The Studio: Through a Surrealistic Lens

White, flat, dreamlike spaces, serving as thresholds between the inner, subjective self and the external, physical world, were a subject that fascinated the South Korea-based project group GREEM (a name that literally translates to “picture” in Korean).

The Studio: Through a Surrealistic LensWhite, flat, dreamlike spaces, serving as thresholds between the inner, subjective self and the external, physical world, were a subject that fascinated the South Korea-based project group GREEM (a name that literally translates to “picture” in Korean).... Learn More

[ Korean Art Alive ] From Privy to Patrimony: Korean Chamber Pots

The video explores the convergence of high art, design, and practicality in chamber pots, demonstrating how seemingly ordinary items can inspire reflection and amusement. From elegant Korean chamber pots to Maurizio Cattelan's golden toilets and Marcel Duchamp's Fountain, it's a lighthearted celebration of cultural artifacts, offering an entertaining journey through history and humor.

Charles B. Wang Center

Stony Brook University
100 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4040

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Cultural Programs: (631) 632-4400
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