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The Asian Art Museum and the Society for Asian Art present a lecture series which proceeds chronologically from the Song dynasty (960–1279) to China's vibrant contemporary art scene. Lectures showcase the collection of the Asian Art Museum and reveal how the museum's masterpieces can deepen our understanding of Chinese culture, history, religion and the role of global interchanges. This popular series coincides with the second year of the three-year training program for museum docents.

Song Dynasty (960–1279) to Contemporary China Asian Art Museum

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The Asian Art Museum and the Society for Asian Art present a lecture series which proceeds chronologically from the Song dynasty (960–1279) to China's vibrant contemporary art scene. Lectures showcase the collection of the Asian Art Museum and reveal how the museum's masterpieces can deepen our understanding of Chinese culture, history, religion and the role of global interchanges. This popular series coincides with the second year of the three-year training program for museum docents.

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    Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: Theory and Practice (Part 1 of 2)

    Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: Theory and Practice (Part 1 of 2)

    Peter Sturman, UC Santa Barbara

    • 1 hr 5 min
    • video
    Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: Theory and Practice (Part 2 of 2)

    Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: Theory and Practice (Part 2 of 2)

    Peter Sturman, UC Santa Barbara

    • 48 min
    • video
    Refinement Perfected: The Arts of the Song Dynasty (960–1279) (Part 1 of 2)

    Refinement Perfected: The Arts of the Song Dynasty (960–1279) (Part 1 of 2)

    Robert Mowry, Harvard University

    • 50 min
    • video
    Refinement Perfected: The Arts of the Song Dynasty (960–1279) (Part 2 of 2)

    Refinement Perfected: The Arts of the Song Dynasty (960–1279) (Part 2 of 2)

    Robert Mowry, Harvard University

    • 1 hr 1 min
    • video
    China under Foreign Domination: Liao, Jin, Yuan Dynasties (Part 1 of 2)

    China under Foreign Domination: Liao, Jin, Yuan Dynasties (Part 1 of 2)

    Hsueh-man Shen, New York University

    • 43 min
    • video
    China under Foreign Domination: Liao, Jin, Yuan-Dynasties (Part 2 of 2)

    China under Foreign Domination: Liao, Jin, Yuan-Dynasties (Part 2 of 2)

    Hsueh-man Shen, New York University

    • 49 min

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