On December 1st, 2023, students immersed themselves in “Moving Ink: An Exploration of Chinese Calligraphy,” a workshop led by interdisciplinary artist and educator Wen-hao Tien. Approximately 40 students participated in this event. The session seamlessly blended tradition with contemporary expression, offering participants a unique chance to delve into the nuances of this ancient art form. Ms. Tien began the workshop by leading a choreography of movements that mimic calligraphy strokes. She emphasized how mindfulness movement similar to Taichi is center to this practice. The event becomes a collective journey of discovery as participants share insights, techniques, and celebrate the uniqueness of their creations.
An Exploration of Chinese Calligraphy
Friday, Dec. 1, 2023 from 3:30-4:45 pm
at CDS B62, 665 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston University
Here are some photos of artist Wen-hao Tien leading a large group of enthusiastic students in an exploration of movement and calligraphy!