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Focus on Korean Ceramics: A Tour in the British Museum

British Museum


8th Oct




14:00–16:00 (2 hours)

Course Type:

In person


Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG.
Meeting point: just inside Great Court (glass-covered atrium).


About the Course

A walking tour of the Korean galleries of The British Museum. The lecture will look at the BM's outstanding collection of Korean ceramics and will consider the historical, technological and aesthetic developments of the art form from the Neolithic era through to the present day. The relationship between Korean ceramics and those of their neighbours China and Japan, will also be considered. The tour could be followed by a short visit to the nearby Han Gallery of Korean art.

Address and Meeting point
Main Entrance of BM: Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG.
Meet just inside Great Court (glass-covered atrium) at 2:00 PM.
NB After you enter the BM, you will go through the Entrance lobby and then come to the Great Court.

Terms of Participation

This course is free as it is subsidised by the Korean government. Please only sign up if you are planning to attend. 


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