Celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year

Ring in the Year of the Ox! Celebrate the Lunar New Year online with the Asian Art Museum. February 12, 2021 marked the beginning of the year of the Metal Ox, year 4719 on the Chinese calendar.

In this virtual lecture by one of the museum docents, you will learn about the fascinating and colorful traditions and symbols that enrich the celebration of the Lunar New Year throughout Asia.

Located in the heart of San Francisco, the Asian Art Museum is home to one of the world’s finest collections of Asian art, boasting more than 18,000 awe-inspiring artworks ranging from ancient jades and ceramics to contemporary video installations. Dynamic special exhibitions, cultural celebrations and public programs for all ages provide rich art experiences that unlock the past and spark questions about the future.

FREE! Registration is required. Please Note: This is a virtual program via Zoom. Participants will receive a link to the program via email upon completing registration.