Lecture and Exhibition Reception
Thursday, June 10, 2021
4:00 p.m. Lecture
5:00 p.m. Reception
Katherine Anne Paul will present “Connecting the Centuries—Continuation and Innovation in Japanese Prints.” This illustrated lecture will connect the print collections of Lauren Rogers Museum of Art and the Birmingham Museum of Art with the special exhibition Seven Masters: 20th-Century Japanese Woodblock Prints from the collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Join this visual journey from present-day back through time to learn more about the dynamic and continuing evolution of Japanese print culture.
Dr. Paul is the Virginia and William M. Spencer III Curator of Asian Art at the Birmingham Museum of Art in Alabama. A Fulbright scholar she lectures and publishes widely and has curated numerous exhibitions—showcasing both classic and contemporary art originating from Asia. She holds a bachelor of arts degree from Reed College and master of arts and doctoral degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.