A Week of Chinese Art: Masterclass, seminar, and public lecture with Hsueh-man Shen (New York University)Ying-chen Peng (American University) – Leiden/Amsterdam, 10-12 April 2019

A Week of Chinese Art
Hsueh-man Shen (New York University), Ying-chen Peng (American University)
Date: 10 April 2019 – 12 April 2019
Location: University Library, Museum van Volkenkunde & Rijksmuseum
Hulsewé-Wazniewski Visiting Professorship, Leiden University


China Seminar
Wednesday April 10
15:15-17:00 (Vossius Room, University Library)
Hsueh-man Shen
Replication Makes Authenticity: A Curious Paradox about the Buddhist Art in China

Thursday April 11
14:00-17:00 (Museum Volkenkunde)
Hsueh-man Shen
Reproduction Techniques in the Buddhist Art of China: A Closer Look

Friday April 12
– 10:00-12:00 (Ateliergebouw, Rijksmuseum)
Jan van Campen and Hsueh-man Shen
Witte Leeuw Shipwreck at the Rijksmuseum

– 13.00-15.00 (Rijksmuseum)
Ying-chen Peng
China for the World: The 18th Century Room at the Rijksmuseum

Registration masterclass: Please send your application (for masterclass only) to Victor Guanmian Xu (g.xu@hum.leidenuniv.nl) before 26 March. Limited funding available for masterclass participants travelling from outside the Netherlands. Preference will be given to students who are able to attend both days of the two-day masterclass

Public Lecture
(co-sponsored by KVVAK)
Friday April 12
Hsueh-man Shen
Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Contesting Fields of Art, Archaeology, and Politics