Engaging

East Asian Art, Landscape, and Ecology

School: 
College of Arts & Sciences
CLAS Course: 
Art
Course #: 
ARTH 3559
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Dorothy Wong
Credits: 
3
Days of the Week: 
MTWRF

This course introduces the concepts on nature in East Asian traditions—Daoism, Shinto, Buddhism, Confucianism, their impacts on the relationship between human and their natural environment, and the art forms in which the theme of nature predominates, from landscape paintings to religious and garden architecture. It also explores how these ideas can contribute to the modern discourse on environmental ethics and sustainability.

Notes: 
This two week course is held at Morven Farm.
Session: 
Session I
Course Dates: 
June 4 to June 15
Course Times: 
10:00 am to 3:30 pm