Sainsbury Institute Lectures in Japanese Art

By Jiyeon Wood|October 9, 2012|Unknown|0 comments

Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures in Norwich offers free lecture series:

Time Travel in Japanese Manga: From Pre-History to the Distant Future

  • Speaker: Dr Ulrich Heinze (Sasakawa Lecturer in Contemporary Japanese Visual Media)
  • Date: 18 October 2012 (Thursday), 6–7.30pm
  • Venue: Norwich Cathedral Hostry (Weston Room), Norwich NR1 4EH

The English East India Company and the Race for Japan: 1613

  • Speacker: Professor Timon Screech (Professor of the History of Art, SOAS, University of London)
  • Date:  20 December, (Thursday), 6–7.30pm
  • Venue: Norwich Cathedral Hostry (Weston Room), Norwich NR1 4EH


Special Exhibition & Special Talks

Enjoy a rare exhibition on traditional Japanese dolls made by Ohno Hatsuko (1915-1982) to celebrate the heritage and mastery of doll making practice in Japan.

Special Exhibition : Japanese Art Dolls: Figurative Sculptures by Ohno Hatsuko

  • Venue: Assembly House, Theatre St, Norwich NR2 1RQ
  • Dates: 9-5pm, 13-16 November 2012
  • Admission Free

Special talks:

  • Dolls of Ohno Hatsuko by Mori Mika
  • Made in England; Dolls from the V&A Museum of childhood collection by Ester Lutman (Curator, V&A Museum of Childhood)
  • Venue: Music Room, Assembly House, Theatre Street, Norwich NR2 1RQ
  • Date: Lecture from 6 to 7pm, Wednesday 14 November 2012, followed by reception
  • Admission Free

For further information on all the lectures above,

Sainsbury Institute, 64 The Close, Norwich, NR1 4DH

T 01603 597507 | E | W


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