Kern presents lecture at the Chicago Humanities Festival

Scholar Adam L. Kern, University of Wisconsin-Madison, explores the influence of Japanese woodblock prints from the Edo period on contemporary manga artists. This lecture is presented as a complement to the exhibition Painting the Floating World: Ukiyo-e Masterpieces from the Weston Collection, opening November 4.

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Art Institute of Chicago members receive a special discounted ticket price for this lecture in addition to the programs Jerry Saltz: The Art World Problem and Panel: Hairy Who. To purchase discounted tickets for members, visit and enter the promo code AICMEM2018.