Lecture Series 1: The state of the field of postwar and contemporary Japanese art history in America and the rise of global art history
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Alexandra Munroe has curated and co-organized numerous exhibitions that have highlighted individual aspects of Japanese art of the postwar and contemporary periods, including “Japanese Art After 1945: Scream Against the Sky” (1994), “Yayoi Kusama: A Retrospective” (1989), “Daido Moriyama: Stray Dog” (1999), “Yes Yoko Ono (2000).
Here Dr. Munroe, who has contributed to the growth of the international reputation of young Japanese contemporary artists, will deliver a lecture on, “The state of the field of postwar and contemporary Japanese art history in America and the rise of global art history.” The lecture has been organized to mark Dr. Munroe’s winning of the Japan Foundation Award, which coincides with the 130th anniversary of Tokyo University of the Arts.
Venue: Lecture Room 1, 1F Central Building, Department of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
*The lecture will be followed by a reception with Dr. Munroe, where beverages and light snacks will be served.
*Please see the website for further information regarding booking and other details.
October 19, 2017 from 18:00 to 19:30