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Sexuality and Japanese Art

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Group Exhibition
Sexuality and Japanese Art

200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
February 24th, 2008 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.asianart.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Union Square/Civic Center
EMAIL:  
members@asianart.org
PHONE:  
415.581.3500
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10-5; Thu (Jan-Oct) 10-9; Thu (Nov-Dec) 10-5; closed Mon
COST:  
$5 members, $17 general (includes museum admission)

DESCRIPTION
Don't miss this discussion about Japanese erotica, or “spring pictures” (shunga), examples of which will be on view in the exhibition.  Other topics include Kabuki crossdressing and female impersonation, the myth of geisha sexuality and costuming, and contemporary Japanese sexuality. Speakers include Timon Screech, Shozo Sato (Nakamura Kanzo IV), and Midori.
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