Exhibition: Chinese Paper Cuttings

Asian Library, Sun Yat Sen Hall
On view through May 12, 2015 (M-Tu 10:00-4:00; Th-F 9:30-2:30)


Chinese paper cutting (Jianzhi 剪纸) is a form of folk art spanning back millennia.  The University Archives & Special Collections Department holds a collection of paper cuttings from the 1960s through the1980s.  The selection on view includes works by prominent artist Deng Gong Yunzhang, known as “Grandma Teng.” For more information: 718-990-1465/archives@stjohns.edu.


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