Pursuing Beauty: The Art of Edo Japan
Fri, Feb 17, 2012 ~ Sun, May 27, 2012Times:
Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM-4 PM; Sundays 12-4 PM; Second Fridays 10 AM-8 PM; Closed Mondays and major holidays.Description:
The second of two Asian Art exhibitions this year examines a crucial period in Japanese history (1603-1868) when Japanese artists reconfigured previous conventions and adapted foreign influences to create innovative artistic styles and forms. The exhibition is part of the College and University Art Museums Collection- Sharing Project developed by the Yale University Art Gallery and funded by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. SCMA is one of six academic partner museums invited to develop exhibitions from Yale's extensive holdings.
Smith College Museum of Art
Elm Street At Bedford Terrace
Northampton, MA 01063Event Website