Folk Arts Exhibits

Chinese Folk Pottery: The Art of the Everyday

February 11, 2017 - July 2, 2017

In 1998, two Michigan ceramists—Marie Woo and John Stephenson—received grants from the Asian Cultural Council and the Rockefeller Foundation to explore the diverse folk pottery traditions in China. This research led to the International Chinese Folk Pottery Exhibition / Symposium... Learn More »

Ebru: Floating Emotions

April 4, 2017 - July 9, 2017

A vivid blue floats idly on water, guided by a metal pin pulling at its color – the beginning designs of a new ebru. Ebru is the traditional Turkish art of paper marbling – sprinkling or dripping paint onto water,... Learn More »