Tue, Dec 01 | Puxi

Survey of Art in China with Julie Chun – Understanding Buddhist Sculptures

COST: RMB 150 (includes museum entrance fee) VENUE: Aurora Museum Lobby 99 Fucheng Rd., near Dongchang Rd. (metro line 2 to Lujiazui station, exit 6,10-minute walk)
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Survey of Art in China with Julie Chun – Understanding Buddhist Sculptures

Time & Location

Dec 01, 2020, 1:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Puxi

About the Event

Led by Julie Chun (Adjunct Professor of Art History), we will study how sculpture in China historically served as funerary objects and then later as imperial, military, and religious markers. In this session, we will examine one of the most mystifying sculptural projects in the world, the tomb of Emperor Qin. This will be followed by a in-depth discussion of how statues evolved to gain religious prominence in China with Buddhist sculptures. By the end of this session, you will be able to recognize the key traits defining Buddhist iconography.

DATE:

Tuesday, December 1

TIME:

1:45 PM Registration, 2 PM to 4 PM

COST:

RMB 150 (includes museum entrance fee)

VENUE:

Aurora Museum Lobby

99 Fucheng Rd., near Dongchang Rd.

(metro line 2 to Lujiazui station, exit 6,10-minute walk)

富城路99号震旦大厦1楼,  近东昌路

Please complete the online registration by November 26. The event costs must be paid in cash only. SEA coordinator is Kim Neurath, WeChat: KimNShanghai.

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