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Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074


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The Allen's collection is particularly strong in 17th century Dutch and Flemish painting, Japanese prints, early modern art, African art, and more.

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Marking Time: Seasonal Imagery in Japanese Prints

January 2 - July 16, 2017
In South Ambulatory

Marking Time: Seasonal Imagery in Japanese Prints

January 2 - July 16, 2017
In South Ambulatory

This special installation features seasonal imagery in Japanese woodblock prints in celebration of the AMAM’s 2016–17 theme of “Time.” New for the spring semester are scenes of Winter and Spring by legendary masters of the Edo period (1603–1868), such as Hiroshige and Kuniyoshi, paired with 20th-century works by such artists as Kawase Hasui, Yoshida Hiroshi, and Kiyoshi Saitō.

The exhibition is organized by Kevin R.E. Greenwood, Joan L. Danforth Curator of Asian Art.

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Kevin R. E. Greenwood

Joan L. Danforth Curator of Asian Art


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Allen Memorial Art Museum Closed for the Summer

Starting May 27, the Allen Memorial Art Museum will close for the summer in the lead up to the completion of Oberlin College and Conservatory's Sustainable Infrastructure Program (SIP). Learn More