Encounters with Asia

Encounters with Asia: Pursuing China’s Past
Join us for this seminar series presented by the Asian Art Council
For more information, contact Susan Packard at (312) 443-7282.

To Adorn the Body, Venerate the Ancestors, and Feast Friends from Afar:
Jades and Bronzes of Ancient China

Colin C. Mackenzie, senior curator of early Chinese art, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Tuesday, April 9, 11:00 a.m.
Nichols Board of Trustees Suite
Asian Art Council members: $20 lecture, $50 lunch and lecture
Nonmembers: $30 lecture, $60 lunch and lecture

Escorts for Eternity
Elinor Pearlstein, associate curator of Chinese art, Art Institute of Chicago
Tuesday, April 16, 11:00 a.m.
Nichols Board of Trustees Suite
Asian Art Council members: $20 lecture, $50 lunch and lecture
Nonmembers: $30 lecture, $60 lunch and lecture

Performing the Divine: Buddhist, Taoist,
and Confucian Practice in Chinese Art
Stanley Murashige, associate professor of art history, theory, and criticism, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Tuesday, April 23, 11:00 a.m.
Nichols Board of Trustees Suite
Asian Art Council members: $20 lecture, $50 lunch and lecture
Nonmembers: $30 lecture, $60 lunch and lecture

Refinement of Taste: Chinese Ceramics of the
Tang and Song Dynasties
Robert D. Mowry, Alan J. Dworsky Curator of Chinese Art and head of the Department of Asian Art
Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University
Tuesday, April 30, 11:00 a.m.
Nichols Board of Trustees Suite
Asian Art Council members: $20 lecture, $50 lunch and lecture
Nonmembers: $30 lecture, $60 lunch and lecture