Evening for Educators

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | 6-9 PM
Evening for Educators: Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945

Deco Japan features nearly 200 works ranging from fine art objects to goods mass-produced for the modern home reflect Japan’s historical shift toward modernism. The evening will highlight the complex social, cultural, and political tensions that shape and influence a nation’s identity. Workshops will address how these issues can be incorporated into the classroom curricula.