The Tea Ceremony in Japan

July 2, 2000 – February 4, 2001

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive and 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Gallery 6A Floor Plan

This small exhibition focuses on the connoisseurship of tea-ceremony utensils, through which the tea ceremony chanoyu brings order, meaning, and pleasure. The group of tea utensils on view reflect a moment, an occasion, a season, and a mood that creates a unique event for the chanoyu participant.