Open Workshop: Surface and Depth of the Domestic Sphere in East Asian ArtNovember 16, 2023(Thu)
Date & Time: November 16 (Thur), 2023, 13:00-18:00
Venue: Seminar Room 1, Gakujikan Hall 2F, Kinugasa Campus, Ritsumeikan University
Language: Japanese (with English abstract) and English (with Japanese script)
The Art Research Center research project "Visual Culture Studies in the Domestic Sphere Utilizing the ARC Database" aims to study arts and visual culture in East Asia related to the concept of "Ie," which encompasses housing, households, family, and family genealogy within the "Domestic Sphere," juxtaposed to the "Public Sphere".
The theme of this open workshop is "Omote and Oku," which focuses on "surface and depth" aspects of spatial representations and also addresses issues of related to the physical, social, and psychological dual structure of the "Ie," with its outward-facing aspects open to the outside, and inner aspects closed off from it.
In addition to individual research presentations and an invited lecture by an overseas guest speaker, an open discussion will be held.
Organizer: Program for Supporting Research Center Formation "Visual Culture Studies in the Domestic Sphere Utilizing ARC Database"-Project, Art Research Center (ARC), Ritsumeikan University
Co-organizer: Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University