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Call for Papers: Contemporary Asian Craft Worlds

We welcome submissions across disciplines and addressing any region in Asia for the panel below, which will be part of the annual College Art Association conference held in New York city, February 11-14, 2015. Contemporary Asian Craft Worlds Rebecca M. … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: Japanese Railway Tourism Posters from the 1930s

The nephew of an antique-shop owner discovered a collection of gorgeous Japan Rail tourism posters from the ’30s. Now restored, all 15 posters will be auctioned off on Heritage on March 22. The design is reminiscent both of hanga and … Continue reading

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Exhibition: DECO JAPAN: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920–1945

DECO JAPAN: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920–1945 May 10–October 19, 2014 Seattle Asian Art Museum Tateuchi Galleries Art Deco, a 20th-century style that came to worldwide prominence in the interwar period, left its mark on almost every medium of visual … Continue reading

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Japan-America Student Conference 2014

Deadline: March 31, 2014 (rolling admissions) Location: Conference convenes in Des Moines, Iowa, and travels to San Francisco, New York City, and Washington, DC Education: About JASC: “An Introduction to the Japan-America Student Conference (JASC)” From July 30th to August 24th … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: For a New Wave to Come: Post-1945 Japanese Art History Now

PoNJA-GenKon10th Anniversary  Conference Japan Society, New York  City September 12, 2014, Friday, afternoon  workshop “Reports from the Field: On Archival Documents” co-organized with Japan Society and NYU’s  East Asian Studies 15-20 minute  presentations September 13, 2014, Saturday, afternoon  symposium “New … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints

Via University of Washington Press. Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints CAROLYN M. PUTNEY, KENDALL BROWN, KOYAMA SHUKO, PAUL BINNIE paperback not available $49.95 HARDCOVER (9780935172515) PUBLISHED: January 2014 SUBJECT LISTING: Asian Art BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: 352 pp., 343 color illus., … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: BAJS Advanced Postgraduate Conference in Japanese Studies

Call for Papers *BAJS  Advanced Postgraduate Conference* Friday, 25th April 2014 Plenary Session Art, Religion and Money in the Early Trade of the English East India Company in Japan Professor Timon Screech, SOAS The British Association for Japanese Studies (BAJS) … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Asia through Art and Anthropology: Cultural Translation Across Borders

How has Asia been imagined, represented and transferred both literally and visually across linguistic, geopolitical and cultural boundaries? This book explores the shifting roles of those who produce, critique and translate creative forms and practices, for which distinctions of geography, … Continue reading

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Internship: Tally Beck Contemporary Gallery

Via Art Radar Journal. Company: Tally Beck Contemporary Gallery Location: New York, NY Deadline: 31 Dec. 2013 Type: commission-based with salary potential Gallery interns wanted for full- and part-time positions in New York gallery focusing on Asian contemporary art. Description … Continue reading

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Eastern Papermaking Internship 2014

Institution: Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation Location: Cleveland, Ohio Deadline: Dec. 15, 2013 Openings: 4 Type: Unpaid, college credit and financial assistance available Education and experience: n/a Join us as we launch the first Eastern Paper Center … Continue reading

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