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Exhibition Opening and Reception: Arthur Tress and the Japanese Illustrated Book

Join us for the official opening celebration of the exhibition Arthur Tress and the Japanese Illustrated Book.

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September 30, 2022, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Orrery Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center, sixth floor
Open to the Public

Hosted by: Kislak Center

Book stand holds two Japanese illustrated books with artwork

Collector and photographer Arthur Tress (remote) and Julie Nelson Davis, exhibition curator and specialist in ukiyoe, Penn Art History, will engage in conversation around Tress's collection and its impact on his work as a photographer. Their conversation will be followed by the opening of the exhibition to the public and a celebratory reception for all in attendance.

This registration link is only for those who are not already registered for in-person attendance at the symposium on Friday. To attend this opening event virtually, register here and join via the Zoom link starting at 5:30 p.m.