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03.28.2018 | Unfolding Beauty and Beyond: Korean Screen Paintings of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) | Free

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Categories: Historical, Lecture, Visual Arts


Using examples of the late Joseon dynasty’s screen paintings, this lecture will explore meanings and symbolism hidden behind their visual charm. Relevant Chinese and Japanese works will serve as comparisons providing distinctive characteristics of these closely related cultures.

Friday, May 18, 7 pm
The Farrell Auditorium, Free
Hyunsoo Woo, the Maxine and Howard Lewis curator of Korean art, Philadelphia Museum of Art

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