Aziatische Kunst - Indian Miniature Paintings (VVAK)

Special Issue of the Aziatische Kunst - Indian Miniature Painting (March 2018)
 
The Rijksmuseum collection in Amsterdam has about 500 Indian miniature paintings. Indian miniatures were brought to the Netherlands in the glory days of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). In the 17th century even Rembrandt made several drawings inspired by these exotic images, and they still enchant us today. 

Postdoctoral Fellowship in South Asian Studies (University of Toronto); D/L June 11, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Toronto

The Centre for South Asian Civilizations at the University of Toronto invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in South Asian Studies. The appointment will begin on September 1, 2018. The post is for a period of 2 years with the possibility of extension after successful review.

David A. Cofrin Asian Art Manuscript Series (University Press of Florida)

David A. Cofrin Asian Art Manuscript Series

Edited By Allysa B Peyton And Jason Steuber, Harn Museum Of Art

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Exhibition: Modern Japanese Portraits (Art Institute of Chicago); until July 1, 2018

Modern Japanese Portraits 

Art Institute of Chicago
until July 1, 2018

The 1940s and 1950s were a pivotal time for sōsaku hanga, the “creative prints” movement in Japan. Artists who had been trained primarily as oil painters turned to traditional woodblock printing to give full expression to their often somber images. Some of the most haunting portraits produced in Japan were created in this era, and they speak to the effort these artists made to imbue their subjects with a depth and psychological nuance entirely new to the medium.

CfP - Extended: The 11th Annual Conference, CCVA, Birmingham City University; D/L April 30, 2018

The 11th Annual Conference, the Centre for Chinese Visual Art, Birmingham City University

Everyday Legend: Reinventing Traditions in Contemporary Chinese Art

CfA:The Judith Neilson Scholarship in Contemporary Art; D/L May 22, 2018

The Judith Neilson Scholarship in Contemporary Art

The Judith Neilson Scholarship in Contemporary Art has been established to support the study of contemporary Chinese art in its global contexts. The Scholarship provides support for full-time doctoral study to be undertaken through the Department of Art History at the University of Sydney.

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