What is Zen? How has it been expressed throughout centuries of art and poetry? Zen originated in India but was formalized in China and transmitted to Japan where it took root in the 13th century. Today it remains an enduring spiritual path and aesthetic expression in numerous art forms from calligraphy and ink painting (Sumi-E) to poetry, tea ceremonies, gardening, flower arrangements, sculpture, and architecture. Come immerse your eyes, ears, and mind in this meditative exploration.