In my previous blogs about this exhibition, I highlighted Guo Pei and the Chinese culture of wuxia. Western designers, as we will learn in this blog, have appreciated the intricate pattern of the traditional porcelain designs. The history of porcelain exchange is more than just a history of business between East and West. It is primarily about cultural exchange - while it was developed in China in the 13th century, it has influenced potters in the Netherlands, Germany, and England.
Check out other blogs about "China: Through the Looking Glass":
Blog 1 - Guo Pei: Couture from Beijing in New York City
Blog 2 - Warrior Culture in Fashions at "China: Through the Looking Glass"