Tradition, Exchange, and Innovation in Art: An Introduction to East Asian Visual Culture and Beyond

Start Date: July 15, 2019
End Date: July 19, 2019
Time Detail: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (Monday-Thursday); 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m (Friday)
Location: University of Washington, Seattle. May include field trips.
Type of Course: Residential Seminars and Summer Institutes
Audience: Priority given to full time 3-12 grade teachers of all subjects
Course Description: Tradition, Exchange, and Innovation in Art: An Introduction to East Asian Visual Culture and Beyondwill look at moments in the transmission of culture vis-à-vis art forms produced and transmitted throughout and beyond East Asia. This course will focus on the production of art forms, such as scrolls, woodblock prints, ceramics, and architectural forms as episodes in exchange and innovation. This program is ideal for people who are interested in an introductory course on East Asian art history and cultural transmission, and those who are looking for a refresher on key art historical concepts. During this program, we will compare and contrast artistic productions of different styles and periods, while focusing on translating these artistic examples of tradition, exchange, and innovation into useful classroom materials.
Course material include primary and secondary source materials, art historical approaches, in addition to resources for inclusion in the classroom. No prior knowledge of the subject matter is required.
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Offered to: All States