The University of Chicago's Center for East Asian Studies, the Center for the Art of East Asia at the University of Chicago, and the Post-1945 Japanese Art Discussion Group - Gendai Bijutsu Kondankai (PoNJA) presents Writing & Picturing in post-1945 Asian Art, a three-day symposium featuring keynote speeches, artist presentations, and a student workshop.

For a detailed listing of presenters and the schedule, please click here.

Open to the public, advance registration is REQUIRED.  Please email to with your name and affiliation.

The symposium is made possible by the generous support of the Center for the Art of East Asia and the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago, PoNJA Explorers, and the ISE Cultural Foundation.  Addiitonal funding is provided by Jack and Susy Wadsworth, the Franke Institute for the Humanities, and SHIBUNKAKU.  Special thanks to Misa Shin Gallery.