The Naked Form in Modern Chinese Art | University of Oxford

The Naked Form in Modern Chinese Art

Event date
1 May 2019 to 15 Sep 2019
Event time
10:00 - 17:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Gallery 29

Event type
Exhibitions
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

While the nude was not a traditional subject in Chinese art, it became a common theme in the early to mid-twentieth century after being introduced to China by artists who studied internationally. Explore a selection of images of the naked human form as they appear in Chinese art from the 1930s to the present day.