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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 225–244.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Rob Linrothe Abstract This is a review article of Janet Gyatso's 2015 award-winning book, Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet. The art-historical aspects of the book—mainly confined to the first chapter, “Reading Paintings, Painting the Medical...
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Archives of Asian Art (2017) 67 (2): 209–236.
Published: 01 October 2017
... with the discourse of world in art as articulated in this exposition. This was, namely, the “pseudo-objectivity” of the international: the discourse of heterogeneity found in the Venice Biennale concealed inequalities based on the power differentials of the hegemonic world-system. Copyright © 2017 Asia Society...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (1): 129–150.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Amanda Wangwright Abstract In her depiction of state-of-the-art household goods entitled Still Life , oil painter Qiu Ti presented a timely contribution to the sophisticated art world of 1930s Shanghai. Initially displayed at the 1935 exhibition of the Storm Society, a modernist painting group, her...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 151–171.
Published: 01 October 2020
... connections to the wider world. Hence, taking a thematic approach, the ACM's new galleries question how museums generally display objects along national lines or regional boundaries. This essay also brings attention to the multiple mediums and functions of Christian art from both the geographical locations...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 111–132.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and neglected the role of poetry, fiction, criticism, and print culture in the art world. 7 New literary histories have revised our understanding of the cultural traffic between Marathi-, Gujarati-, Hindi-, and English-language poetry and prose in mid-twentieth-century India and the print cultures in which...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 October 2018
... by the opening of Xinjiang to the outside world. Indeed, the new wave of publications on the art and archaeology of Kucha constitutes one of the notable trends in Asian studies today. While this increased scholarly output can be seen as related to the continued interest in the ancient Silk Road as fueled...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Jos Gommans Abstract Questions arising from the so-called Brooklyn kalamkari , a seven-panel, hand-painted cotton textile, have confronted art historians for decades: what do we see, who produced it for whom, what does it mean? With royal court scenes from all over the Indian Ocean world...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (1): 63–91.
Published: 01 April 2021
... of the third being, however, appears far less consistent and somewhat elusive, yielding many different identifications by scholars. The seemingly anomalous pictorial program speaks to the issue of iconographic volatility in Han art. Looking across the corpus of triad images, this essay identifies the volatile...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Stanley K. Abe Copyright © Asia Society 2012 102 ARCHIVES OF ASIAN ART texts’’ urged its participants to consider the contexts in world of sunlight and water are brought together by the which Buddhist art might appear and the interpretive carefully positioned expanses of glass...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 81.
Published: 01 April 2012
... partici- Stanley Abe is Associate Professor of Art History at pants in the workshop. Duke University. His recent publications include ‘‘Locat- The Ando structure (Fig. 1) is a stunning setting for ing World Art in Migrant’s Time (2011) and ‘‘General art assembled...
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Archives of Asian Art (2005) 55 (1): 17–33.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., have artists striven systematically, through a suc- effects of eleventh-century landscape—is not merely a cul- cession of generations, step by step to approximate their turally biased formulation that Western art historians have images to the visible world and achieve likenesses that imposed...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 81–90.
Published: 01 April 2012
... partici- Stanley Abe is Associate Professor of Art History at pants in the workshop. Duke University. His recent publications include ‘‘Locat- The Ando structure (Fig. 1) is a stunning setting for ing World Art in Migrant’s Time (2011) and ‘‘General art assembled...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 55–72.
Published: 01 April 2019
... one feels before the victims were being violated. The victims are turned into works of art, tossed out to be gobbled up by the world that did them in. The so-called artistic rendering of the naked physical pain of those who were beaten down with butts contains, however distantly, the possibility...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (2): 221–253.
Published: 01 October 2022
... ‘Foreign’ Practices in Yuan China .” In The World of Khubilai Khan: Chinese Art in the Yuan Dynasty , edited by James C. Y. Watt , 86 – 127 . New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art , 2010 . Lin, Wei-cheng . “ Underground Wooden Architecture in Brick: A Changed Perspective from Life to Death...
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Archives of Asian Art (2007) 57 (1): 121–150.
Published: 01 April 2007
... ‘‘art a subcategory of Asian art, itself a ever, the defining aspects of the original (the icono- rubric within world art, one among the many graphic characteristics that identify a central deity, for rooms in Andre Malraux’s famous ‘‘muse´e example, or the order of assembled...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (1): 97–127.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., “Rethinking Empress Dowager Citi through the Production of Art,” 3–4. 2. Longworth, Crowded Hours , 101 . 3. Ibid. 4. The paper examines the portrait by Carl that was sent to the 1904 World's Exposition in St. Louis. According to Cheng-hua Wang, it was lent to the National Museum...
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Archives of Asian Art (2005) 55 (1): 39–52.
Published: 01 April 2005
... to art and artists family of China art historians, his generation has "collec- judged to represent major "creative events,"5 Cahill, in an tively failed" to advance the central mission of the previous, academic world now hostile to such "elitism?' now carefully pioneering generation to develop...
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Archives of Asian Art (2017) 67 (1): 25–59.
Published: 01 April 2017
... that was characterized by many kinds of struggle with cultural loss, political weakness, and fear of being left behind by the modern world. Until the latter part of the twentieth century, surveys of South Asian art excluded late-nineteenth- or twentieth-century South Asian art altogether. 125 More recent surveys...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 107–151.
Published: 01 April 2016
... delineates hundreds of thousands of suns.94 a seated Buddha on a lotus seat (Fig. 22) with light 95 132 ARCHIVES OF ASIAN ART Then the World Honored One, seated on his Lion’s seat, sent...
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Archives of Asian Art (2007) 57 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 April 2007
... then broadened into this wise and witty man have shared in the joy and ex- latter-day Zen painting and Nanga. With royalties from citement he gained from the world of Japanese art. sales in Japan, he acquired pictures by such leading mas- Above all else, however, we admire how Peter Drucker ters as Gokuen...