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Friday, March 23, 2018

Shouky Shaheen Lecture: Dr. Ju-hyung Rhi

5:30 – 7:30 pm
Lectures and Gallery Talks

Dr. Ju-hyung Rhi, professor of art history and archaeology at Seoul National University and one of the world’s foremost experts on Buddhist art of India and Central Asia, will provide an overview of the style, chronology and iconography of Gandharan Buddhist sculpture, with a specific focus on the achievements of the Hadda School of Buddhist stucco sculpture from ancient Afghanistan. The Shouky Shaheen Lecture brings a distinguished nationally or internationally recognized artist or scholar to present a lecture at the University of Georgia's Lamar Dodd School of Art each year.