Chinese-Language Tour: Portraiture

September 10, 2023
2 pm

Join student educator Weixun Qu, PhD student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for an interactive tour highlighting diverse approaches to portraiture in the permanent collection galleries. Explore portraits by such artists as Jess T. Dugan, Kehinde Wiley, and Ai Weiwei in a range of media.

Free and open to the public. Please check in at the Welcome Desk when arriving for the tour to secure your place.


邀请您来和艺术史暨考古学系博士生曲维洵共同欣赏Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum常设展览中的肖像画。在本次导览中,我们将会探索几位艺术家使用不同 媒体创作的肖像画,包括圣路易摄影师Jess Dugan、美国著名肖像画家Kehinde Wiley、中国当代艺术家艾未未、等等。


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

Image credit

Ai Weiwei (Chinese, b. 1957), Illumination, 2019. Lego bricks on baseplates, mounted on four aluminum panels, 120 3/4 x 151 1/8 in. University purchase with funds from the William T. Kemper Foundation, 2022