Harvest Moon Festival
Come enjoy the Harvest Moon Festival.
The Harvest Moon Festival is a time to give thanks for the autumn harvest and to celebrate family. Hoiliday celebrations include the gathering of families, consumption of moon cakes, lighting of brightly coloren lanterns, and enjoyment of a full bright moon. Not exclusively a Chinese event, this festival is also celebrated by Vietnamese, Koreans and Filipinos.
The USC Pacific Asia Museum presents an exhibition that includes six prestigious artists, Ai Weiwei, Ah Xian, Bui Cong Khanh, Harumi Nakashima, Ikjoong Kang, Liu Jianhua and Yeesookyung. Major themes explored are contemporary interpretations of traditional ceramics, the relationship between the handmade and mass produced, as well as new materials and techniques in contemporary practice.
USC has long been at the forefront of this innovation, exploring what it can mean for business, science, technology, medicine, and the arts and entertainment. The conference will examine cutting-edge innovations that are already changing the world and the opportunities they present for the future.