NYC-ARTS Choice: Arts of Japan at Brooklyn Museum

Clip: Season 2020 Episode 490 | 6m 59s Video has closed captioning.

Curator Joan Cummins speaks to NYC-ARTS about some of the works on display in the Arts of Japan gallery at Brooklyn Museum. The objects on view trace over 2,000 years of innovation in Japanese art, including Buddhist temple sculptures, paintings, textiles and woodblock prints. The gallery also includes ceramics that reveal Japan’s 10,000-year history of craftmanship in this medium.

Aired: 05/01/20

Rating: NR

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NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek …