Thursday, September 17

Nickerson Lecture: The 'Japan Craze' on Paper - Japonisme in American Graphic Art

Learn why Western artists began incorporating Japanese motifs and aesthetic principles into their work becoming known as "Japonisme". > Read more

Thursday, October 15

Nickerson Lecture: Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Peacock Room

Join a lively discussion of how the Peacock Room has intersected with the history of collecting Asian ceramics in the West > Read more

Thursday, November 19

Nickerson Lecture: Encounters with Asian Art

Discuss collectors of Asian Art and how they developed their passion > Read more

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Featured Program

Nickerson Lecture: Japan Craze
Thursday, September 17

Learn why Western artists began incorporating Japanese motifs and aesthetic principles into their work becoming known as "Japonisme". Read more

Featured Program

Friend or Foe
Wednesday, September 30

Enjoy the ensemble Baroque Band, as they perform suites and sonatas with the Modern Cello and the Baroque Viola Da Gamba. Read more