James S. Copley Auditorium
Friday, 6:00 p.m.
6:00-8:00 p.m. Keynote Lecture | 8:00-9:30 p.m. Reception
Beauty and Enlightenment: Looking at Jain Art
Phyllis Granoff, Lex Hixon Professor of World Religions, Yale University
Professor Granoff will explore remarkable examples of Indian art, and argue that aesthetic appreciation was a central factor in the development of images of worship in the Jain religion.
Sponsored by the Committee for the Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Asian Arts Council
Throughout this three-day symposium, prominent scholars from across the globe will present illustrated lectures on south and southeast Asian art in honor of their mentor and colleague, Robert L. Brown, Curator of Southeast Asian Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Professor of South and Southeast Asian Art, UCLA.
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1-Day ticket: $30 members, students, military, seniors/$45 nonmembers
3-Day ticket: $50 members/$80 nonmembers. Call 619.232.7931 to purchase a 3-day ticket.