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Arts of Japan

Arts of Japan is a course run by Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of This lecture-only module comprises of one lecture per week over one term.. For more information about Arts of Japan at Trinity College Dublin, please review the details below.

This module will examine cultural highpoints in the arts of Japan from the fourteenth to the nineteenth centuries. Artefacts in all media – painting, ceramics, lacquer and textiles – will be examined in the context of the influence of China on Japan, the creation of the Shogun Court,
the rise of the merchant classes and the establishment of the pleasure districts in
burgeoning Tokyo. Particular attention will be paid to lacquerware created for the domestic and European market, the arts associated with the tea ceremony and traditional Japanese theatre. Themes of Japonisme will be explored, particularly in nineteenth-century Ireland as Japan
emerged after 250 years of self-imposed isolation from the outside world.

Lecturer: Ms. Ruth Starr.

You may apply online or by phone* as follows:

ONLINE: You may register and pay by credit/debit card online at AFTER enrolments open for each term.

By telephone: Please text ‘APPLY FOR COURSE’ TO 087 257 2015* and you will receive a call back.

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Training ProviderTrinity College Dublin
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course TypeOnline Learning
Awarding BodyTrinity College Dublin
Course DurationThis lecture-only module comprises of one lecture per week over one term.
Course Fee75
Phone087 257 2015
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