[Detail: Celebrations for the Birth of the Crown Prince. Ink and colors on silk. Korean Treasure no. 1443. National Palace Museum of Korea.]
Heads up party planners and designers of all stripes: pieces including an incredibly vibrant embroidered-red-silk Joseon Dynasty bridal robe, a king's palanquin, and traditional Korean paintings of royal festivities will be among the 100 objects traveling to San Francisco for In Grand Style: Celebrations in Korean Art opening at the Asian October 25.
[Sun, Moon and Five Peaks. Ink on silk. National Palace Museum of Korea.]
[Detail: embroidered bridal robe. National Museum of Korea.]