6. November 2021
11:30 – 12:30
At a glance: lady with a fan. Gustav Klimt and East Asia
Lady with a fan
East Asian lucky symbols, Japanese woodblock prints, Chinese patterns. Klimt used almost excessive amounts in his late work Lady with a fan Far Eastern. The culturally different fascinates him, and he lets it flow into his work at an early age. He is proud of his collection of Asian clothing and art objects, and even becomes an honorary member of the Vienna Institute for Cultural Research. The course presents Klimt’s broad view, which was also characterized by the exchange between cultures.
Due to the limited number of people, participation is only possible with an event ticket and a valid entry ticket.
We ask you to keep the Visiting rules to be observed.
We also ask you to be at the respective meeting point 15 minutes before the start of the event.
Our art educators use carefully disinfected Silent Systems. For reasons of hygiene, we ask you to use personal headphones (standard 3.5 mm connection) whenever possible. Alternatively, headphones are provided on site.