Bōki literally means "forgetting the everyday affairs". This is possible at the Museum of Asian Art. In the Bōki-an Tea House, specially designed for the Humboldt Forum, the Chadō Urasenke Teeweg-Verein Berlin provides insights into traditional tea gatherings. In front of outstanding works of painting, graphic art, ceramics and lacquer work, culture of the tea path can be experienced.
At 13:00 the preparation of Usucha (whipped light tea) will be presented.
At 15:00, the preparation of Koicha (stirred, strong tea) will be presented.
More information: Free of charge. You may view the tea gathering during your exhibition tour of the Museum of Asian Art. You cannot enter the tea house itself. Duration: 120 min. Belongs to: Ethnological Museum and Museum of Asian Art.This content has been machine translated.