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Zen, Tea, and Chinese art in Medieval Japan Zen, Tea, and Chinese art in Medieval Japan
December 13, 2014 – June 14, 2015

In this exhibition, Chinese and Japanese paintings, lacquer ware, and ceramics illuminate this remarkable period of cultural contact and synthesis.

Freer Gallery
Oribe Ware: Color and Pattern Come to Japanese Ceramics Oribe Ware: Color and Pattern Come to Japanese Ceramics
December 13, 2014 – June 14, 2015

This exhibition highlights the best selections of Oribe ware in the Freer's collection, including two new acquisitions on view for the first time.

Freer Gallery
Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Dynasty Legacy Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Dynasty Legacy
November 22, 2014 – May 31, 2015

A tradition dating to the third century, landscape painting is one of the most outstanding achievements of Chinese culture. This exhibition includes the earliest work in the museum collection together with later examples tracing the characteristics and evolution of six of these styles.

Freer Gallery
Fine Impressions: Whistler, Freer, and Venice Fine Impressions: Whistler, Freer, and Venice
October 18, 2014 – Indefinitely

In 1887, museum founder Charles Lang Freer purchased the entire Second Venice Set, twenty-six atmospheric etchings by James McNeill Whistler.

Freer Gallery
The Nile and Ancient Egypt The Nile and Ancient Egypt
December 7, 2013 – Indefinitely

Exceptional artifacts evoke the power and enduring fascination with the Nile River.

Freer Gallery
Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan
May 18, 2013 – March 22, 2015

Landscapes by Thomas Dewing are juxtaposed with Japanese works that Freer acquired in the late 1890s to illuminate the connection between Freer's taste for Japanese art and his affection for American tonalist paintings.

Freer Gallery
Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture
December 1, 2012 – Indefinitely

Learn about early Buddhist sculptures in China during the Tang dynasty through 28 objects that are on view.

Freer Gallery
Silk Road Luxuries from China Silk Road Luxuries from China
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

View exceptional examples of tableware and other functional objects crafted by Chinese artisans, who were influenced by new techniques and materials used in foreign luxury goods that were traded along the Silk Road.

Freer Gallery
Cranes and Clouds: The Korean Art of Ceramic Inlay Cranes and Clouds: The Korean Art of Ceramic Inlay
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

See how the distinctive Korean ceramic decoration technique -- sanggam -- that made stamped or carved motifs appear to float within a limpid green glaze evolved.

Freer Gallery
Chinese Ceramics: 10th-13th Century Chinese Ceramics: 10th-13th Century
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

Chinese ceramics highlight glazes and the skills of Song dynasty artisans.

Freer Gallery
The Peacock Room Comes to America The Peacock Room Comes to America
April 9, 2011 – December 2015

Restored to its appearance in 1908, the Peacock Room's special exhibition highlights "points of contacts" between American and Asian art.

Freer Gallery
Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes
November 20, 2010 – Indefinitely

More than 100 of the Freer's jades and bronzes—among the greatest treasures of Chinese art outside China—are on view.

Freer Gallery
Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact
February 23, 2008 – Indefinitely

Some 23 oil paintings represent a choice selection of the more than 1,300 paintings, prints, and drawings by Whistler from the gallery's collection.

Freer Gallery
Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas
October 16, 2004 – Indefinitely

This exhibition showcases the extraordinary range of South Asian and Himalayan art.

Freer Gallery
The Religious Art of Japan The Religious Art of Japan
December 21, 2002 – Indefinitely

Important works from the Freer's collection of Japanese religious art are exhibited.

Freer Gallery
Arts of the Islamic World Arts of the Islamic World
May 3, 1998 – Indefinitely

The works on view here represent the three principal media for artistic expression in the Islamic world: architecture, the arts of the book, and the arts of the object.

Freer Gallery
Japanese Screens Japanese Screens
May 9, 1993 – Indefinitely

View a selection of Japanese screens from the nearly 200 screens held by the Freer Gallery.

Freer Gallery

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