The Evolution of Chinese Typography

September 28, 2020


This event is ticketed separately from regular museum admission and we recommend you purchase your ticket in advance.

Join scholar Chris Wu as he guides guests through the posters in The Sleeping Giant, talking about the evolution of printed Chinese typography.

Chris Wu is a designer and creative director based in New York. He is a partner of the multidisciplinary design practice Wkshps. Previously, he was a principal of the design studio Project Projects, winner of the Cooper Hewitt’s National Design Award. Chris has collaborated with clients such as the Guggenheim Museum, M+ Museum, David Zwirner, New Museum, Para Site (Hong Kong), The Met, James Cohan, MoMA, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, SculptureCenter, Asia Art Archive, Modern Media Group (Shanghai), The Vera List Center for Arts and Politics, among others. Chris received his Master’s degree in Communications Design at Pratt Institute.

Tickets: $10

Poster House Members at the Individual Level and Members of China Institute get a buy one get one free ticket.

Members at the Supporter and Patron Levels get two free ticket.

**Member benefits will not appear on Eventbrite listing but will be accounted for at the door**

  • Location
  • Main Gallery
  • Share this Event

Now on View

Join our Mailing List