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Women Artists in 20th Century China

  • 9/27/2013 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Location: Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium
  • Event Type: Lecture

Women Artists in 20th Century China"Women Artists in 20th Century China: A Prehistory of the Contemporary"

Julia F. Andrews, Professor of Art History at The Ohio State University, has been a leading scholar of Chinese art since 1979, when she became the first American art historian to conduct research in China after formal establishment of US-China relations. 

This keynote address will open the exhibition “Breakthrough: Work by Contemporary Chinese Women Artists” and the symposium “Female Embodiment of the Visual World: Women's Art in Contemporary China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.”

Peng Wei, Autumn of Tang Dynasty, 2008, ink on hemp paper. Courtesy of the artist.