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					         YOUR PATHWAY TO A CAREER IN THE INTERNATIONAL ART WORLD




                                  EAST ASIAN ART
LONDON




                                                         SEPTEMBER 2010 – OCTOBER 2011




                                                          MASTER’S DEGREE
                                                     POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA




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          YOUR PATHWAY TO A CAREER IN THE INTERNATIONAL ART WORLD




          “The MA in East Asian Art does an
          excellent job of both preparing one to
          write at a high academic level, and
                                                   EAST ASIAN ART
          gain a level of visual knowledge and     MASTER’S DEGREE
          connoisseurship to prepare for many
                                                   POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA
          careers in the field.”
          John McCann
          MA East Asian Art, London, 2006
          Asian Art Consultant


                                                   OVERVIEW                                                    SEMESTER 1
                                                   The art history of China, Japan and Korea                   September – December 2010
                                                   from the Neolithic to the present day                       •	 Ritual and religious art
                                                   is the focus of this unique programme,                      •	 Decorative art
                                                   designed for those who wish to become                       •	 Pictorial art (paintings and prints)
                                                   Asian art specialists. The course offers an
                                                                                                               •	 Three-day study visit to Europe
                                                   art historical training in key features and
                                                   concepts, encouraging students to make
                                                   cross-cultural links in the art history of                  SEMESTER 2
                                                   East Asia.
                                                                                                               January – June 2011
                                                   Teaching focuses on an object-based                         •	 Decorative art
                                                   approach and is organised into three                        •	 Pictorial art (paintings and prints)
                                                   strands: ritual and religious art, decorative               •	 Study trip to East Asia
                                                   art and pictorial art. Another unique
                                                   aspect to this programme is the additional
                                                                                                               SEMESTER 3
                                                   knowledge of auction house, art market,
                                                   museum and gallery practices which equip                    June – October 2011
                                                   students for professional careers within the                •	 Dissertation (MA only)
          Jane Tobin                               Asian art field. Graduates go on to pursue
CONTACT




          Admissions Manager                                                                                      Students prepare a dissertation
                                                   a variety of careers within the academic,                      under the supervision of their tutor
          Sotheby’s Institute of Art – London      museum and auction house world as well
          30 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury            as opening their own specialist galleries.
          London WC1B 3EE                                                                                      FACULTY
          Tel: +44 (0)207 462 3219                 Handling sessions and study visits include
          Email: j.tobin@sothebysinstitute.com     visits to major collections in London and                   •	   Dr Anne Farrer, Programme Director
                                                   Germany as well as a longer study trip to                   Plus consultant lecturers including:
                                                   East Asia.                                                  •	 Julia Hutt
                                                                                                               •	 Gordon Lang
                                                   Students with no prior background in Asian
                                                   art may consider our summer courses
                                                   in Asian art and our 15-week Semester
                                                   course, Styles in Asian Art.




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