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Ella Culton '23 has curated an exhibit on Elizabeth Gray Vining and her time in Japan after World War II.
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Congratulations to Erin Schoneveld, whose book Shirakaba and Japanese Modernism: Art Magazines, Artistic Collectives, and the Early Avant-garde, Japanese Visual Culture 18 (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2019) is being featured on the New Books in East Asian Art History Series by the Society for the Promotion of International English-Language Scholarship on East Asian Art History!
September 28, 2020—December 18, 2020
Heritage South Reading Room, Lutnick Library
Explores issues related to U.S-Japanese relations in the post-World War II period through the eyes of Elizabeth Gray Vining. Vining was a Quaker educator and writer who served as the tutor to then-Crown Prince Akihito from 1946 to 1950. Curated by Ella Culton '23, the exhibit features materials from the Elizabeth Gray Vining papers held in Quaker & Special Collections.
October 19, 2020—February 5, 2021
Rebecca and Rick White Gallery, Lutnick Library
An exhibit curated by students in Erin Schoneveld’s Spring 2020 seminar Japanese Modernism Across Media, which examines the revolutionary transformation of Japanese artistic and exhibition practices from the late nineteenth century through the present day.