[POSTPONED] Where Dragon Veins Meet: Book Launch - The Courtauld Institute of Art

[POSTPONED] Where Dragon Veins Meet: Book Launch

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[POSTPONED] Where Dragon Veins Meet: Book Launch

The Courtauld Institute of Art, Vernon Square, Penton Rise, King’s Cross, London

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Leng Mei, View of Rehe, ca. 1709. Hanging scroll, ink and colours on silk, 254.8 × 172.5 cm. The Palace Museum, Beijing.

  • Tuesday 17 March 2020
    PLEASE NOTE: This Date Has Passed
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Research Forum Seminar Room, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Vernon Square, Penton Rise, King’s Cross, London, WC1X 9EW

Speakers

  • Dr Stephen Whiteman - The Courtauld Institute of Art
  • Prof Craig Clunas - University of Oxford
  • Dr Sussan Babaie - The Courtauld Institute of Art

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  • Dr Sussan Babaie - The Courtauld Institute of Art

In the interest of public, staff and student safety, we have taken the decision to cancel a number of our upcoming events in light of the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. This event has been postponed a new date will follow soon.

 

Book launch for Dr Stephen Whiteman’s Where Dragon Veins Meet: The Kangxi Emperor and His Estate at Rehe (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2020).

Stephen Whiteman is Senior Lecturer in the Art and Architecture of China at the Courtauld Institute of Art. His research and teaching focuses on the visual and spatial cultures of early modern China in their global contexts. Recent publications include Thirty-Six Views: The Kangxi Emperor’s Mountain Estate in Poetry and Prints (Dumbarton Oaks, 2016), which received the John Brinkerhoff Jackson Book Prize in 2017, and Ambitious Alignments: New Histories of Southeast Asian Art, 1954–1990 (Power Publications, 2018), runner-up for the Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Best Anthology Prize in 2019.

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