Department of Asian Art

Department of Asian Art

Department Staff

Liu Yang
Chair of Asian Art and Curator of Chinese Art

Andreas Marks
Mary Griggs Burke Curator of Japanese and Korean Art and
Director of the Clark Center for Japanese Art

Pujan Gandhi
Jane Emison Assistant Curator of
South & Southeast Asian Art

Mai Yamaguchi
Andrew W. Mellon Assistant Curator of Japanese and Korean Art

Yuko Ralston
Curatorial Department Assistant for Japanese and Korean Art
Email: Asia@artsmia.org
Phone: 612.870.3214

Coco Banks
Curatorial Department Assistant for Chinese, South, and Southeast Asian Art
Email: Asia@artsmia.org
Phone: 612.870.3220

Contact

Email: Asia@artsmia.orgg
Phone: 612.870.3214 (Japanese and Korean Art)
612.870.3220 (Chinese, South, and Southeast Asian Art)

Browse the Collection

Highlights of Chinese Art

The continuous culture and artistic history in China spans over five thousand years to the present day. This selection illustrates the innovation and transformation in Chinese art, from Neolithic jades and ritual bronzes of the Bronze Age to ceramics, lacquer ware, furniture, and textiles of the pre-modern era, and contemporary painting.

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Highlights of Himalayan, South, and Southeast Asian Art

From Turkey to Tibet, Sri Lanka to Singapore, and ancient to contemporary, Mia’s permanent collection includes fine examples of the dynamic arts of these diverse regions. Our collection has been over a century in the making and continues to grow.

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Highlights of Japanese Art: Paintings and Prints

Mia’s collection of Japanese paintings and prints is expansive and full of gems. Due to their fragility, however, they can only be on view for short periods of time. But they are always on view on our website! Here are some of our finest examples.

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Highlights of Korean Art

Korean artists worked in dialogue with the artworks from China and Japan while also forging rich and distinctive artistic tradition.

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Resources

China, South, and Southeast Asian Art Programs, Talks, and Presentations

Explore a wealth of recorded lectures, talks, and other videos on Chinese and South and Southeast Asian art topics.

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Japanese and Korean Art Programs, Talks, and Presentations

Explore a wealth of recorded lectures, talks, and other videos on Japanese and Korean art and artists.

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Support

Affinity Groups

Mia’s Affinity Groups are a great way for museum members to connect more closely with special areas of art interest, allowing you to delve deeper into the curatorial area of your choice.

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Art Champions

The restoration and conservation of artworks in Mia’s collection are ever-present concerns. Art Champions is a program that connects art lovers with artworks that require conservation to be displayed to the public.

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