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Buddhist Burial Paper Installation Opening Reception
The idea behind Kathleen Trenchard’s newest exhibition, “Yearnings: An Intersection of the Trivial and Tragic Planes,” actually began 30 years ago, when she began collecting Buddhist burial papers. Now, the artist wishes to share this little-known tradition with a wider audience.
Buddhist burial papers are designed to be burned as a vehicle to reach the afterlife, Trenchard explained. The tradition dates to the Jin Dynasty (200-400 AD). The burning of Joss papers in China is nowView more
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