EALC157 - THE ARTS OF JAPAN: ARCHAEOLOGY OF EAST ASIA

This course introduces the major artistic traditions of Japan, from the Neolithic period to the present, and teaches the fundamental methods of the discipline of art history. Special attention will be given to the places of ShintM, the impact of Buddhism, and their related architectures and sculptures; the principles of narrative illustration; the changing roles of aristocratic, monastic, shogunal and merchant patronage; the formation of the concept of the artist over time; and the transformation of tradition in the modern age.
Section 401 - LEC
MWF 1000AM-1100AM
NISHIMURA, YOKO
JAFFE BUILDING B17