Exhibitions at USC PAM prior to 2011

2011

  • Asian Influences: The California Art Club at Pacific Asia Museum
    September 13 – October 30, 2011
  • 40 Years of Building the Pacific Asia Museum Collection
    July 8 – October 9, 2011
  • Through the Colonial Lens: Photographs from 19th and 20th Century India
    February 4 – September 4, 2011
  • Urban Asia: Photographs by Kirk Pedersen
    May 5 – June 26, 2011
  • Facets of Asia: Photographs by Sandra Chen Weinstein
    March 17 – May 1, 2011
  • Visions of the Orient: Western Women Artists in Asia 1900-1940
    March 4 through May 29, 2011
  • Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition
    March 2 through March 13, 2011

2010

  • ‘Forget Sorrow’: Illustrations by Belle Yang
    September 8 – October 31, 2010
  • China Modern: Designing Popular Culture, 1910-1970
    August 6, 2010 – February 6, 2011
  • One Hundred Not So Famous Views of LA by Barbara Thomason
    July 8 – August 29, 2010
  • Visualizing Faith: Buddhist Art in Thailand
    June 17, 2010 – January 9, 2011
  • Japanese Character Series and Fusion Ikebana II
    May 6 – June 27, 2010
  • Japan in Blue and White
    March 25, 2010 – March 6, 2011
  • Indian Miniature Paintings and Drawings
    February 24 – May 16, 2010
  • L.A. Web Children Drawing Contest
    February 24 – March 28, 2010
  • Beyond the Page: The Miniature as Attitude in Contemporary Art from Pakistan
    February 18 – June 27, 2010
  • Recent Gifts to the Collection
    February 8, 2010 – March 1, 2010
  • Sketches of China: Works on Paper by Hyunsook Cho
    January 6 – February 17, 2010

2009

  • Fashioning Domesticity, Weaving Desire: Visions of the Filipina
    October 14, 2009 – February 8, 2010
  • Calligraffiti: Writing in Contemporary Chinese and Latino Art
    Sept. 17, 2009 – Jan. 17, 2010
  • Discovering Ganesha: Remover of Obstacles
    March 18, 2009 – Sept 20, 2009
  • The Samurai Re-imagined: from Ukiyo-e to Anime
    February 19, 2009 through August 9, 2009
  • Ukiyo-e Re-mix Series: Fight or Flight
    February 18 – April 19, 2009

2008

  • Confucius: Shaping Values Through Art
    September 17, 2008 – January 11, 2009
  • The Offering Table : Women Artists/ Activists from Korea
    September 10, 2008 – January 11, 2009
  • Mingei East and West
    June 6, 2008 – January 6, 2009
  • Pacifika: Young Perspectives on Pacific Island Art
    May 1 – August 24, 2008
  • Chinaman’s Chance: Views of the Chinese American Experience
    March 6 – July 27, 2008
  • Lotus Moon: the Art of Otagaki Rengetsu
    February 8 – May 11, 2008

2007

  • Rainbow Colors: The Woodblock Prints of Paul Jacoulet
    December 6, 2007 – March 30, 2008
  • Rank and Style : Power Dressing in Imperial China
    October 12, 2007 – January 27, 2008
  • The Religious Arts of Japan
    May 4, 2007 – January 6, 2008
  • Persian Visions: Contemporary Photography from Iran
    June 22 – September 9, 2007
  • Daily Rituals: Himalayan Art in Practice
    February 1 – November 11, 2007
  • Jade, Silk and Porcelain: The Materials of Asian Art
    March 9 – May 27, 2007

2006

  • Splendor and Simplicity: An Introduction to Japanese Artistic Style
    September 8, 2006 – April 1, 2007
  • Banquet: A Feast for the Senses
    November 10, 2006 – February 4, 2007

2005

  • Place/Displace: Three Generations of Taiwanese Art
    November 18, 2005 – February 5, 2006
  • From the Fire: Contemporary Korean Ceramics
    July 16 – October 16, 2005
  • Brighter than Gold: The Rich Tradition of Satsuma-Ware in Japan
    June 18 – August 15, 2005
  • The Japanese Sword: The Yoshihara Tradition of Swordmakers
    March 19 – June 19, 2005
  • What Stays Behind to be Remembered: An Exhibition in Memory of the Indian Ocean Tsunami Victims
    February 16 – May 15, 2005

2004

  • Wooden Wonders: Tibetan Furniture in Secular and Religious Life
    November 13, 2004 – February 13, 2005
  • Landscapes of the Mind: Chinese Paintings of Nature from the Pacific Asia Museum Collection
    October 17, 2004 – January 30, 2005
  • The Occupations of Shôwa Japan in Pictures: Woodblock Prints of Wada Sanzô
    July 17 – October 17, 2004
  • Depicting the Royal and Divine: Indian Paintings and Sculptures
    July 14, 2004 through October 3, 2004
  • A Modern Pursuit of Ancient Feelings: Chinese Paintings by Zhou Ping-guang
    May 7 – July 4, 2004
  • Kampai!: The Arts of Japanese Sake
    March 5 – June 20, 2004
  • Recent Acquisitions of Japanese Paintings
    February 15 – April 11, 2004
  • Korean Costumes through the Ages
    November 1, 2003 – February 1, 2004

2003

  • Tiny Treasures: Two Hundred Snuff Bottles from Los Angeles Collections
    October 22, 2003 – January 18, 2004
  • Drawing the Line: Contemporary Artists Reassess Traditional East Asian Calligraphy
    June 1 – October 5, 2003
  • Chinese Calligraphy Showcase
    June 4 – October 5, 2003
  • The Arts of Korea from the Pacific Asia Museum Collection
    February 28 – September 20, 2003
  • Tana Bana: The Woven Soul of Pakistan
    February 23 – April 27, 2003

2002

  • Sacred Stitches: Tibetan Buddhist Images Pieced in Silk by Leslie Rinchen Wongmo
    September 29, 2002 – February 16, 2003
  • Visions of Enlightenment: Understanding the Art of Buddhism
    September 29, 2002 – January 12, 2003
  • Korea Through Western Eyes: Prints and Paintings of Korea by Paul Jacoulet & Elizabeth Keith
    July 3 – September 15, 2002
  • Asia’s Woven Wonders: Treasures from Pacific Asia Museum’s Textile Collection
    June 2 – August 25, 2002
  • Bijinga: Japanese Paintings of Beautiful Women
    March 6 – June 16, 2002
  • Where Masks Still Dance: Photographs of New Guinea by Chris Rainier
    February 17 – April 28, 2002
  • Bamboo Masterworks: Japanese Baskets from the Lloyd Cotsen Collection
    November 3, 2001 – January 13, 2002
  • Views of Old Japan: Landscape Prints and Paintings by Hiroshige from the Collection of the Pacific Asia Museum
    October 3, 2001 – January 6, 2002