Re-Discovery of the Screen of A Royal Outing


December 13, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm | 87 N Main St

Short Description: This Tuesday Tea presents a talk by Sooa Im McCormick 任秀娥 on Korean décor art, in relation to the Allen Memorial Art Museum's exhibition "Inches Away, The Heavens Open."

Extended Description: This presentation will introduce a recently conserved ten-panel folding screen titled A Royal Outing in the current exhibition "Inches Away, The Heavens Open." Sooa Im McCormick 任秀娥, Curator of Korean Art at the Cleveland Museum of Art, will discuss its historical meaning particularly in regard to Ohioans active engagement with various education and medical projects in early twentieth-century Korea. McCormick will also discuss how this screen reveals some of the outstanding stylistic and iconographic elements that characterize late nineteenth-century Korean décor art.

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Contact: elane@oberlin.edu | 440-775-8166 | https://amam.oberlin.edu

Sponsored by: Allen Memorial Art Museum

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