Poetry in Clay: Exploring Korean Buncheong Ceramics, Japanese Revivals, and Their Significance Today

In conjunction with the exhibition Poetry in Clay: Korean Buncheong Ceramics from Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art (on view April 7–August 14, 2011), exhibition curator Soyoung Lee explores the history of buncheong ceramics and explains how buncheong idioms impacted Edo-period Japanese ceramics and why this art form is still relevant today.

Recorded on April 15, 2011

The exhibition is made possible by the Korea Foundation.

Additional support is provided by Willis.

It was organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul.

The catalogue is made possible by The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Foundation.

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