The world of art and aesthetics is one that is in constant motion: eternally evolving with the introduction of modern concepts, materials, and processes, yet firmly rooted in cultural heritage and tradition. Learn about the history of the ever-evolving painting styles of Japan with this informative lecture that marks the opening of Evolving Traditions: Paintings of Wonder from Japan, an exhibition of captivating works by modern artist Yuki Ideguchi alongside rarely-seen masterpieces of traditional Japanese paintings from the Embassy collection.
In this lecture, artist Yuki Ideguchi and Director of PIGMENT Materials Lab Dr. Kei Iwaizumi will take visitors on a journey through the history of traditional paintings in Japan and the beautiful pigments and materials instrumental to their creation.
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required for security purposes. Program begins at 6:30PM. Doors open 30 minutes prior. No admittance after 7:00 PM or once seating is full. Registered guests will be seated on a first come, first served basis. Please note that seating is limited and registration does not guarantee guests a seat.
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