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    Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection

    Presented by at Peabody Essex Museum

    February 21 - May 17, 2009


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    Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection

    Mahjong presents over 100 works from the famed Uli Sigg Collection - one of the world's most significant and comprehensive collections of contemporary Chinese art. Encompassing a range of media, from paintings, drawings and photographs to video and installation, this exhibition charts China's artistic transformation over the last 40 years and offers a unique vantage on China's rapidly evolving art market. The Peabody Essex Museum is the only...

    Mahjong presents over 100 works from the famed Uli Sigg Collection - one of the world's most significant and comprehensive collections of contemporary Chinese art. Encompassing a range of media, from paintings, drawings and photographs to video and installation, this exhibition charts China's artistic transformation over the last 40 years and offers a unique vantage on China's rapidly evolving art market. The Peabody Essex Museum is the only East Coast venue for Mahjong, which includes works by groundbreaking artists such as Liu Wei, Ai Weiwei, Yue Minjun, and Zhang Huan.


    Peabody Essex Museum

    161 Essex St
    East India Square
    Salem, MA 01970-3783

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    Admission Info:
    Adults $15; seniors $13; students $11. Additional admission to Yin Yu Tang: $5. Members, youth 16 and under and residents of Salem enjoy free general admission and free admission to Yin Yu Tang.


    General Day and Time Info:
    10:00am - 5:00pm

    The museum is open Tuesday-Sunday and holiday Mondays, 10 am-5 pm.


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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