DECEMBER 2ND 1PM
There will be a free tour of the current exhibition Changing Landscapes on Dec. 2nd at 1 pm! The gallery manager will give a brief overview of contemporary Chinese art and then lead a tour of the current exhibition.
NOVEMBER 4th 1PM
There will be a free tour of the current exhibition Changing Landscapes on Nov. 4th at 1 pm! The gallery manager will give a brief overview of contemporary Chinese art and then lead a tour of the current exhibition.
September 30th 1pm
In conjunction with the gallery’s current exhibit, China Then and Now, the Gallery Manager will be leading a walkthrough of the exhibit on September 30th at 1pm. She will start by giving an introduction to contemporary Chinese art and then she will provide context for the paintings in the exhibition.
NOVEMBER 11th 4PM
In conjunction with the Changing Landscapes exhibition, the Marengo Gallery is pleased to have Chinese musician Sean Wang to play Gu Zheng at 4 pm on Nov. 11th. Gu Zheng is a Chinese plucked string instrument with a more than 2500-year history. The Gu Zheng players often wear finger picks, made from ivory, resin, or hard plastic, on one or both hands. Come and enjoy the afternoon with Chinese music!
September 23rd 2pm
The Marengo Gallery will be hosting a free talk by Dr. Meiqin Wang, an Asian Art professor at CSUN who specializes in modern and contemporary Chinese art. The purpose of the talk is to provide visitors with a basic understanding of contemporary art in China starting at the end of the Cultural Revolution and continuing into the present.
NOVEMBER 18TH 2PM
The Marengo Gallery is pleased to announce a gallery talk of Chinese landscape painting by Molly Endholm, who is the art history lecturer at CSUN. The talk will mainly concentrates on Chinese landscape painting from Tang dynasty to the present. It aims to give the audience a basic understanding of Chinese landscape painting and stimulate the interests in Chinese art. The event is free and open to the public. Don’t hesitate to come!
OCTOBER 21ST 7PM
The Marengo Gallery is pleased to present Changing Landscapes, a group exhibition featuring recent works by Yang De Yu, Xu Ze, and He Ming Ke. In the exhibition, the artists show the effects of modernity on Chinese landscape painting, the natural Chinese landscape, and traditional Chinese values. In keeping with the tradition of Chinese landscape painting, the artists do not depict real landscapes, instead arranging natural elements to express their own philosophical attitudes toward nature, spirituality, and modernity.