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Hyakumantō Darani: Reflections on Eighth-Century Japanese Architecture, Calligraphy and Printmaking

Friday, October 22, 2021 at 2:00pm

Virtual Event

Akiko Walley (Maude  I. Kerns Associate Professor of Japanese Art, Department of History of Art and Architecture) will discuss a 1,250-year-old model pagoda and Buddhist prayer slip ensemble, one of a large number created in response to political upheaval. This acquisition was made possible through collaboration between the College of Design Library, HAA, the museum, and a private donation. Co-sponsored by the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art and the Department of Art.