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Online subscriptions for the 2016-17 Asian Art and History season have now ended. However, individual lectures are still available. Call 239-597-1900 to inquire about multiple lectures. We hope you can join us for an amazing season.
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Over the centuries, Asia has produced some of the richest and most unique art ever created across a variety of disciplines. This popular lecture series delves into the stories, lives and adventures responsible for producing Asia’s inimitable artwork. This season’s series includes the magnificent architecture of China and Japan, Buddhism’s influence on Asian cuisine, tea’s cultural connections and more.
All programming and dates are subject to change.
Asian Art and History
Individual lectures available
Collecting Chinese Art in America
January 10, 2017
The Evolution of Architecture in China and Japan
January 17, 2017
The Art of Tea in China, Korea and Japan: Connections and Cultural Conversations
January 24, 2017
Edible Illusions: Modoki and the Chinese Influence on Japan’s Temple Cuisine Food
January 31, 2017
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
February 7, 2017
Japanese Paintings Inspired by China
February 14, 2017
February 21, 2017
The Shosoin Zither: To What Tunes Does it Play?
February 28, 2017