AH 527B1- Mountains & Waters: Chinese Landscape Art
Shanshui (mountains and waters), commonly translated as landscape, has been the most esteemed genre in Chinese art for over a millennium. Nonetheless, the relationship between landscape, nature, and its visual representation remains in flux. This seminar will examine the development of this genre and its continuous transformation. Weekly seminar will be organized around thematic subjects to cover a wide range of issues surrounding the genre of landscape in paintings and prints.