Exhibition: Treasures from Korea – Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392–1910

LACMA - Treasures from Korea

Exhibition dates: 29 June – 28 September 2014

Treasures from Korea presents more than 150 works from the time of the world’s longest-ruling Confucian dynasty, lasting more than 500 years.  A variety of objects – including painted screens, scrolls, calligraphy, furnishings, costumes, accessories and ritual wares used in ancestral rites and Buddhist worship – explore the roles of king and court, the distinct spheres of men and women in society, and religious beliefs, all underpinned by the ideals of Confucianism.

For more information, visit the website of LACMA, Los Angeles, USA.

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