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Past Event

Asia Talks: The Social Life of Inkstones

Apr 26 2018

Seattle Art Museum

Nordstrom Lecture Hall

7 PM – 8:30 PM

Doors open at 6:45 pm
Talk begins at 7:30 pm

Please join us at 7 pm for a tea service provided by Floating Leaves Tea.

Historian Dorothy Ko talks about her new book that explores the hidden history and cultural significance of the inkstone. A polished stone used for grinding ink, inkstones are prized possessions and gifts. Her history puts the stonecutters and artisans at center stage.

Book signing to follow in Simons Board Room.


206.442.8480 [email protected]

Free with RSVP
Photo: Marvin Trachtenberg