Towards Modernism

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For our sixth session in the series Survey of Art in China, we turn our attention to the frequently asked question “What makes Chinese art modern?”  Through a systematic study that examines the social and political context following the Taiping Rebellion (1850-1864), Art Historian Julie Chun will take you back in time to a pivotal juncture in China’s history when art took a turn towards modernism within the confluence of East and West at the most unexpected places in Shanghai.

Thursday, March 2

2:00pm to 4:00pm

(exact meeting location will be provided to those confirmed)

RMB 150 (includes facility fee) 

Please email by February 26, under subject type “Modernism” and include your membership number and mobile phone number. SEA cancellation policy applies after February 26. SEA coordinator is Beth Howder, mobile: 150-0017-4461.