Traditional Sino-Japanese Art as a Source of Modern American Architecture
February 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Moore Hall 319 (Tokioka Room), 1890 East-West Rd.
Center for Japanese Studies Seminar Series, co-sponsored with the School of Architecture
Dr. Kevin Nute, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, UHM
The influence of traditional Japanese buildings on modern architecture is today widely acknowledged. This talk will examine the less-well known impact of traditional Far Eastern art on two leading American architects: Frank Lloyd Wright and John B. Yeon.
Center for Japanese Studies and School of Architecture, Mānoa Campus