Events

Past Event

Zoetrope and the Grand View Garden's Images in Dream of the Red Chamber

January 9, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Auditorium in the CAFA Museum. 8 Huajiadi Nan Street, CAFA, Chaoyang Districe, Beijing

On January 9, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, in partnership with the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA)'s Academic Committee and Scientific Research Department, will host a public lecture titled Zoetrope and the Grand View Garden's Images in Dream of the Red Chamber, which will be delivered by Professor Wei Shang, Du Family Professor of Chinese Culture at Columbia University. He will share his intellectual understandings and insights on the usage of zoetropes in images depicting the Grand View Garden in China's classic masterpiece the Dream of the Red Chamber. This event is generally sponsored by the Huang/Lin Fund.  

Professor Wei Shang, Du Family Professor of Chinese Culture, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University.