51 episodes

(Fall 2009 - Spring 2010)

The Society for Asian Art's* renowned Arts of Asia lecture series, now in its 45th year, will focus on trade roads and sea routes. You will be transported from courts to caravans, from stupas to shipwrecks, from mountain passes and river valleys to open seas. Travel with merchants and monks, monarchs and missionaries and see their riches and relics. Discover ancient ceramics, sculptures, coins, calligraphy, tea wares, textiles and much more.

*The Society for Asian Art (SAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in 1958 by a group of citizens dedicated to winning Avery Brundage's magnificent art collection for San Francisco. Since that time, SAA has been an independent support organization for the Asian Art Museum — Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. SAA's popular, college-accredited Arts of Asia Lecture Series, open to all, is the core of the museum's docent-training curriculum.

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(Fall 2009 - Spring 2010)

The Society for Asian Art's* renowned Arts of Asia lecture series, now in its 45th year, will focus on trade roads and sea routes. You will be transported from courts to caravans, from stupas to shipwrecks, from mountain passes and river valleys to open seas. Travel with merchants and monks, monarchs and missionaries and see their riches and relics. Discover ancient ceramics, sculptures, coins, calligraphy, tea wares, textiles and much more.

*The Society for Asian Art (SAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in 1958 by a group of citizens dedicated to winning Avery Brundage's magnificent art collection for San Francisco. Since that time, SAA has been an independent support organization for the Asian Art Museum — Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. SAA's popular, college-accredited Arts of Asia Lecture Series, open to all, is the core of the museum's docent-training curriculum.

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