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Fun Link Friday: Travel Posters for Japanese Steamship Companies

If you liked our post on JR ads of the 1930s, you may enjoy this collection of steamship posters from the 1910s. These are scanned from the book Miwaku no Funatabi, published by the Museum of Maritime Science, 1993. I love … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Asian Art History

Institution:       Loyola Marymount University Location:          California, United States Position:           Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Art History Assistant Professor: Specialization: Asian Art History The Art History Program at Loyola Marymount University (LMU) invites applications at the rank of … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Photographic Manipulation in Asia

Composite Realities: the Art of Photographic Manipulation in Asia Special issue of the TAP Review, guest edited by Claire Roberts (University of Adelaide, Australia) and Yi Gu  (University of Toronto, Canada) Manipulation – of light, time and process – is … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: NexGen Pacific Artists Program

The Pacific Islands Society (PacSoc) is pleased to announce the second edition of its Next Generation (NexGen) Pacific Artists Program, which targets visual artists (aged < 35) from the Pacific Islands. The program provides participants with a global stage to … Continue reading

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Exhibition: Yayoi Kusama: Pumpkins [London]

16 September – 19 December 2014 Victoria Miro · Gallery I & Garden, 16 Wharf Road London N1 7RW http://www.victoria-miro.com/exhibitions/464/ Victoria Miro is delighted to present a new body of sculptures and paintings by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama dedicated to … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Museum Preparator II, Stanford University

Institution: Stanford University Location: Stanford, CA Posted: 09/09/2014 Education: BA preferred 100% FTE, fixed term through December 2015 The Cantor Arts Center is a vital and dynamic institution with a venerable history. Founded in 1891 with the university, the historic … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: Moku Hanga

The exhibit Moku Hanga: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Printing may have ended in August, but you can check out images and a great discussion of the woodblock-print pattern books on Hyperallergic. The items are displayed in just two glass … Continue reading

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