Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

East Asia
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2019

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Bartel, Jens, “Style, Space and Meaning in the Large-Scale Landscape Paintings of Maruyama Ōkyo (1733-1795)” (Columbia University, M. McKelway)

Cao, Yecheng Kent, “Bronze Cultures in the Middle Yangtze River Valley, c. 1500-1000 BCE” (Princeton, R. Bagley)

Gabriel, Douglas, “Over the Mountain: Realism Towards Reunification in Cold War Korea, 1980-1994” (Northwestern University, H. Feldman)

Hwang, Yoon Ah, “Projecting Wishes on Flying Banners: Materiality and Painted Banners from Cave 17 in Mogao Caves, Dunhuang, China in the Ninth and Tenth Centuries” (University of Southern California, S. Lee)

Kim, Soyeon, “Worshipping the Stars: The Buddha of Polaris in Early Modern East Asian Visual Culture” (UCLA, B. Jungmann)

Yi, Hye-shim, “Art, Materiality, and Intermediality: The Multimedia Writing Practice of Chen Hongshou (1768-1822)” (UCLA, H. Lee)