Symposium and Workshop: The Provenance of Asian Art (National Museum of Asian Art)

Date of event:   01/11/2023 − 04/11/2023

Title: The Provenance of Asian Art: Symposium and Workshop
Duration: 1–4 November 2023
Location: Meyer Auditorium, Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA

  • 1 November, 1:30–5:15 p.m. EDT
  • 2 November, 10:15 a.m.–5:15 p.m. EDT
  • 3 November, 10:15 a.m.–5:15 p.m. EDT
  • 4 November, 10:15 a.m.–1:30 p.m. EDT

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art and the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation’s Museum of Asian Art and Central Archives are pleased to host an in-person symposium in Washington, DC. The four-day gathering will bring together a global community of Asian art provenance researchers to explore the complexities of translocation and how to best research, share, and debate these histories. The program will include both presentations and workshops to encourage interactive discussion and collaboration. The conference will be conducted in English. For more information, email