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Book Announcement: Seven Masters: 20th Century Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Wells Collection

Via the University of Washington Press. Seven Masters: 20th Century Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Wells Collection ANDREAS MARKS $40.00 PAPERBACK (ISBN 9780989371872) hardcover not available PUBLISHED: July 2015 SUBJECT LISTING: Asian Art BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: 208 pp., 310 illus., 9.5 … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Spectacular Accumulation: Material Culture, Tokugawa Ieyasu, and Samurai Sociability

Via University of Hawai’i Press. 256pp. December 2015 Cloth – Price: $49.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-5157-6 In Spectacular Accumulation, Morgan Pitelka investigates the significance of material culture and sociability in late sixteenth-century Japan, focusing in particular on the career and afterlife of … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Princeton Graduate Student Symposium in East Asian Art

*Where: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ *When: Feb 27, 2016 *What: a graduate symposium in East Asian Art, on the subject of Images and Codes: The Problem of Reading Art As the official call tells us: Both text and image can … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Hokusai’s Great Wave: Biography of a Global Icon

Via University of Hawai’i Press. Author: Guth, Christine 272pp. January 2015 Paper – Regular Price: $20.00 On Sale For: $15.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3960-4 Cloth – Regular Price: $57.00 On Sale For: $42.75 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3959-8 Categories: art, art & visual culture, Japan … Continue reading

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Resource: Burke Collection Online Catalog

Thanks to the Japan Art History Forum (JAHF) for publicizing the launch of a beautiful online catalog of the Mary Griggs Burke Collection. The Burke collection is one of the most prominent collections of Japanese art outside of Japan, and … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 4th Forum for East Asian Art History, University of Zurich

4th Forum for East Asian Art History (University of Zurich, 29-30th May, 2015) University of Zurich, Institute of Art History, Section for East Asian Art History, Gablerstrasse 14, CH-8002 Zurich, Switzerland Deadline: 1st March, 2015 The “Forum for East Asian … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Art History, Reed College

Institution:       Reed College Location:          Oregon, United States Position:          Assistant Professor of Art History Art Historian/Art of Asia, Africa, the Middle East, or Latin America REED COLLEGE.  Assistant Professor.  Start fall 2015.  Salary and benefits competitive.  Ph.D. or near completion.  … Continue reading

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