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Feb
25
Sat
Tour: Highlights
Feb 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Tour: Highlights
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Gallery Talk & Demonstration: Printmaking in the Age of Utamaro
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Keiji Shinohara, Artist in Residence at Wesleyan University, demonstrates printmaking techniques used by artists in Edo-era Japan. After the demonstration, join Professor Shinohara in the special exhibition Utamaro and the Lure of Japan to examine techniques on display.

Gallery talks are free with museum admission and meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Feb
26
Sun
Tour: Highlights
Feb 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Tour: Highlights
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Tour: Utamaro and the Lure of Japan
Feb 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join a docent for a tour of the special exhibition Utamaro and the Lure of Japan.

Free with museum admission. Meet by the Museum Shop.

 

Mar
1
Wed
Tour: Highlights
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Mar
2
Thu
Tour: Highlights
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Free with museum admission.

 

Mar
3
Fri
Japan Tea Ceremony Chado: The Way of Tea
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am

Calligraphy, painting, poetry, flower arranging, gardens, and tea ceremony all share a common aesthetic thread that is linked to the flourishing of the arts in early modern Japanese Zen monasteries.  In this special event, landscape architect Stephen Morrell will explore the history of the tea ceremony and its role in the development of the Japanese aesthetic.

Free with museum admission; meet by the Museum Shop.

Read more about the special exhibition Utamaro and the Lure of Japan.

 

Gallery Talk: Utamaro and the Lure of Japan
Mar 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Explore the art of Edo-era Japan in a guided visit of the exhibition Utamaro and the Lure of Japan with Oliver Tostmann, Susan Morse Hilles Curator of European Art.

Free with museum admission; meet by the Museum Shop.