Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan
The late 19th and early 20th century witnessed an explosion of interest in all things Japanese that prompted a correspondingly radical shift in modern art dubbed “Japonisme” by the Parisian critic Philippe Burty in 1872. Some of the greatest American and European artists were inspired by Japanese art and culture during this period to create works of singular beauty.
The Frist Center will be the first museum to present Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan. The exhibition, which… Show more
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