Chinese-Language Tour: Reconstructing Zen

May 7, 2023
2 pm


邀请您来和艺术史暨考古学系博士生戴悦共同探索本期Arthur Greenberg Undergraduate Curatorial Fellowship的展览《Killing the Buddha:Reconstructing Zen》。本期展览将聚焦于 从十七世纪到二战后的禅宗艺术演变。隨後我们领略完本期展览,紧接着会一同欣赏常设 展中日裔艺术家的作品。

Join student educator Yue Dai, PhD student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for a tour of the Arthur Greenberg Undergraduate Curatorial Fellowship Exhibition, “Killing the Buddha”: Reconstructing Zen. The exhibition investigates the dynamic shifts in Zen and Zen-adjacent art from seventeenth-century Japan to the post-World War II period. A discussion of works in the permanent collection galleries by Japanese and Japanese American artists will follow the temporary exhibition tour.

Free and open to the public.

Please arrive at least fifteen minutes before the start of the tour. Our tours can accommodate groups of twenty, but we encourage you to check in at the Welcome Desk to secure your place.


This program is funded in part by a grant from the Women’s Society of Washington University and Women and the Kemper.

Image credit

Kenzo Okada (American, b. Japan, 1902–1982), Evening, 1957. Oil on canvas, 50 1/8 x 35 1/16 in. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard K. Weil, 1962.