April 15, 2014

Lectures and Conferences

guth_140x100Lecture - Empire of the Senses: Japanese Collectors and the Tea Ceremony

Lecture - Empire of the Senses: Japanese Collectors and the Tea Ceremony

April 15, 2014

Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.

Japanese art historian Christine Guth of the Royal College of Art, London, examines the intimate relationship between art collecting, the Japanese tea ceremony, and the  business of pioneering Japanese industrialists in the 19th and 20th centuries. Free; no reservations required. Ahmanson Room, Brody Botanical Center

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