Curator’s Perspective: “Unlocking the Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea”
Presented by Katherine Anne Paul, PhD, curator, Arts of Asia, Newark Museum
Curator Katherine Anne Paul presents a lecture that introduces the stunning aesthetics of Buddhist art. Paul also translates important visual vocabularies employed to communicate Buddhism. The talk culminates in a virtual walk-through of a mandala (circular representations of the universe).
This lecture was presented at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts on February 10, 2017 in conjunction with the exhibition Secrets of Buddhist Art: Tibet, Japan, and Korea, on view at the Frist from February 10 through May 7, 2017.