Exhibitions, lectures and other activities featuring Chinese stones will be listed for the convenience of our viewers. Specific dates for events and additional events will be posted as the information becomes available.
February 2 & 3, 2019
San Marino, California
An exhibition of Chinese stones will be held in the Rose Hill Foundation Courtyard at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens as part of their Chinese New Year Festival. This exhibit of quality Chinese viewing stones and penjing is being staged by the Southern Breeze Tree and Stone Society.
February 9-March 24
Portland Japanese Garden
611 SW Kingston Ave.
"Ice and Stone: Suiseki Viewing Stones and Hokkaido Landscape Photography" is the theme of an exhibition displaying Japanese and North American stones together with photographs of the northern most main island of Japan. The stones are on loan from the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens.
February 14–17, 2019
The Sixth Japan Suiseki Exhibition sponsored by the Nippon Suiseki Association will be held on the third floor of the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum in Ueno Park. This is the largest and finest exhibition of Japanese Suiseki in Japan. It coincides with the annual national exhibition of bonsai, the Kokufu-ten, held in the same museum.
February 14-17, 2018
Fifth Japan Suiseki Exhibition
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
Ueno Park, Tokyo
March 30—April 2, 2018
Shanghai Mineral, Fossil and Gem Show
No. 88. Caobao Road, Shanghai, PRC
October 19-21, 2018
The 21st National Congresso Associazione Italiana Amatori will hold their national exhibition of viewing stones from October 19-21 at the Tepidarium Roster, via Vittorio Emanuele, 1, Firenze. This will be a major exhibit of some of the finest stones in Italy.
June 17-26, 2016
Xinjiang International Ornamental Stone Exposition
Urumuqi, Xinjaing Uyghur Autonomous Region
Located in extreme northwest China, this exposition is the finest for stones from the western Gobi Desert and adjoining areas. This is an excellent opportunity to see and purchase stones and jewelry made from stones from the western Gobi Desert and other nearby regions. Urumqi was a major center on the ancient Silk Road connecting China with the Middle East.
September 23, 2015
Alashan, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
Opening, Viewing Stone Exposition
Other exhibitions and expositions (dates pending)
Xian Stone Show (between June and August)
Zhaoyang Fossil Exhibition, Liaoning Province (September)
Zhongping Exhibition, Fujian Province (September)
September 18-21, 2015
Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China
Bonsai Clubs International and BCI-China will hold a four-day annual convention in southeastern China that will include a stone appreciation forum of four international speakers. The convention organizers have planned a post-convention stone appreciation tour to several important locations and key stone markets.
June 19, 2015
Urumuqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region
Opening Viewing Stone Exhibition
May 21-25, 2015
Chenzhou, Hunan Province
International Mineral Exhibition
November 1-4, 2014
Liuzhou, Guangxi Province
The biennial Liuzhou stone festival will be held in early November this year according to local Liuzhou officials. This is one if the three largest stone festivals held in China, and the best one to attend if you are interested in any stones from southern China. There are daily flights from the Guangzhou and Shanghai International airports to Liuzhou.
September 28–October 9, 2014
8th Shanghai Wen Chun Yuan Stone Exposition
Wan Chun Yuan Rock Landscape and Viewing Stone Market
No. 1110 Xin Zguan Highroad, Songjiang District, Shanghai 201601
July 11–22, 2014
Kunming Pan Asian Stone Exposition
Kunming, Yunnan Province
June 20–29, 2014
7th Xinjiang International Exhibit