In conjunction with the exhibition The Emperor's Private Paradise: Treasures from the Forbidden City (on view February 1–May 1, 2011), this program is presented by T.K. McClintock—Director, Studio TKM, and Senior Technical Advisor to the World Monuments Fund for the conservation of Juanqinzhai (2002–8), a Palace Museum, Beijing/WMF Joint Project.
Recorded April 8, 2011
The exhibition was organized by the Peabody Essex Museum in partnership with the Palace Museum and in cooperation with World Monuments Fund and has been made possible through generous support from the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and American Express. Additional support was provided by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, The Freeman Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and ECHO (Education through Cultural & Historical Organizations).