JAKUCHU Exhibition and Symposium
with high resolution reproduction
Exhibition: 11-15 March 2014 | 10am – 5.30pm
Symposium: Saturday | 15 March 2014 | 2–5.30pm
Venue: Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP
About the Exhibition
An exhibition (with high resolution reproduction) and a symposium will be held in London in collaboration with the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures and Asia House The exhibit will follow through the past and present of the Japanese art and culture with the purpose of advancing further studies on these subjects. The year 2013 marked the 400th anniversary of the relations between Japan and the United Kingdom, and ITO JAKUCHU will serve as the mediator for further relations between the two nations.
About the Symposium
Greeting: Christine Guth (Victoria and Albert Museum)
Speakers: Timothy Clark (British Museum)
Timon Screech (SOAS, University of London)
Nicole Coolidge Rousmaniere (Sainsbury Institute)
Hiroyuki Kano (Doshisha University)
Yoshiyuki Hosomi (Hosomi Museum)
Admission free. All welcome.
In association with the Embassy of Japan in the UK, the British Museum, University of London, ASIA HOUSE and the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures. Supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan