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.
Portland, Oregon

"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

Tokyo, Japan

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

Florence, Italy

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


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