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GALLERY TALK

Get Wrapped Up: Poetry and Art of the Kimono—Unwrapping the Kimono

Free with Museum admission

Monika Bincsik, Assistant Curator, Department of Asian Art, The Met
Emi Kikuchi, artist, Kimono Experience

Listen to a curatorial fellow as she describes the process of donning a kimono while you watch a dressing demonstration by an artist.

Part of the Friday Evening Gallery Event—Get Wrapped Up: Poetry and Art of the Kimono.

This event is presented in collaboration with Poets House. It is held in conjunction with the exhibition Kimono: A Modern History on view from September 27, 2014—June 19, 2015. The exhibition is made possible by The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Foundation Fund.

Above: Utagawa Kokunimasa (Japanese, 1874–1944), Swimming at Ōiso, Distant View of Mount Fuji (detail), Meiji period (1868–1912), 1893. Japan. Triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1960 (JP3382a–c)

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