Thinking Thematically: Themes in Modern and Contemporary Asian Art

Saturday, 1/18/20, 1 – 3:30PM

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10128

The Guggenheim presents a workshop that considers how thinking thematically can broaden perspectives in Teaching Modern and Contemporary Asian Art in the classroom. The program is led by Guggenheim educators with the assistance of UCAE educators and introduces a digital teaching resource that features 27 artists from the Guggenheim’s collection of Asian art. Attendees will receive a complimentary copy of the companion handbook to Teaching Modern and Contemporary Asian Art. 2 CTLE credits available.

Teaching Modern and Contemporary Asian Art is supported by a grant from The Freeman Foundation. Two Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) credits are offered to event participants through co-sponsorship with University Council for Arts Education (UCAE) and The School of Visual Arts (SVA).

Photo Credit: Nam June Paik, TV Garden, 1974 (2000 version). Installation view, The Worlds of Nam June Paik, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, February 11–April 26, 2000. Photo: David Heald © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation