The Impact of Japanese art on European Artists

-Japan's opening to international trade in the 1850s created a huge interest in Japanese art and objects by collectors, designers and artists. Western artists like Van Gogh, Monet and others were inspired by Japanese art and composition. This course will explore the art of Japan and its effect on the styles and trends in art history. Class will be offered through JHU Osher in Columbia Wednesdays 10am-12pm 9/13/17-12/6/17. Contact Kathy Cooke kathyc@jhu.edu to register. Class will also be offered in Rockville at Montgomery County campus Tuesdays 1pm-3pm 9/12/17-12/5/17. Contact Susan Howard to register susanh@jhu.edu