April 21st

Dr. Karen Pope (Art, Baylor) will present “Japonisme: The West’s Fascination with the Art of Japan.” This experiential session will examine two key sources of Japonisme–a phenomenon of European and American Art, 1860-1900: 50 Japanese woodblock prints made before 1900 and all 36 issues of Le Japon Artistique, a key magazine of the period.Karen Pope