From the Events Calendar – Asia After Dark: Chinese Martial Arts + 3D Printing

AsiaAfterDark

Asia After Dark: Chinese Martial Arts + 3D Printing:

Freer Galley of Art
1050 Independence Ave. SW
August 17, 2013 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Cost: $25-30

njoy live hip-hop scores of classic kung fu flicks with DJs Hop Fu
Watch kung fu martial arts performances
Get in balance with tai chi demonstrations
DIY teacup sleeves with mash-ups of Asian art designs
Meet experts behind the Smithsonian’s new frontier of 3D imaging
Get 3D savvy in building a laser-cut Cosmic Buddha
Join gallery conversations with Chinese art curator Keith Wilson
Sip a specialty cocktail and try local pan-Asian bites and Chinese tea

Suggested attire: Chinese-inspired dress

Featured exhibitions:
Old Tales Retold: Chinese Narrative Painting
Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes
Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture

Must be 21 years old with valid photo ID to attend.

ART, DRINK AND BE HAPPY!”

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