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Talking Transformations: Materials and the Arts of Japan

Nov 06, 6:00 PM–7:30 PM

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Ticket Price: $15

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Add to Calendar 11/06/2020 6:00 PM 11/06/2020 7:30 PM America/Chicago Talking Transformations: Materials and the Arts of Japan

A three-part virtual tour series exploring transformative elements and relationships between the OrigamiintheGarden² sculpture exhibition on display at the San Antonio Botanical Garden and objects in the San Antonio Museum of Art collection. The first of the three tours will explore botanical materials, focusing on their cultural significance and application in various Japanese art-forms.

Instructors: Maeve Bassett, Conservation and Volunteer Programs Specialist, San Antonio Botanical Garden; Tripp Cardiff, Docent Programs Manager, San Antonio Museum of Art

San Antonio Museum of Art

A three-part virtual tour series exploring transformative elements and relationships between the OrigamiintheGarden² sculpture exhibition on display at the San Antonio Botanical Garden and objects in the San Antonio Museum of Art collection. The first of the three tours will explore botanical materials, focusing on their cultural significance and application in various Japanese art-forms.

Instructors: Maeve Bassett, Conservation and Volunteer Programs Specialist, San Antonio Botanical Garden; Tripp Cardiff, Docent Programs Manager, San Antonio Museum of Art

Kano Sansetsu, Japanese, 1589-1651, Monkey Seated on Rocks above the Sea, 17th century, Two fold screen: ink, light color on paper, h. 61 in. (154.9 cm); w. 68 in. (172.7 cm), Gift of David Douglas Duncan in memory of Stanley Marcus, 2001.48.3

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