Set intentions for the New Year at talk and gallery tour of Izumi Kato’s 'Stand By You'
Installation view of Izumi Kato exhibition

This in-person event is free and open to museum members and SCAD Card holders, and open to the public with the cost of museum admission

Join SCAD professor of art history Kerry Brown and SCAD Museum of Art associate curator Ben Tollefson for a gallery tour and talk exploring the history and artistic manifestations of the Shinto religion. In the SCAD MOA theater, Brown discusses specific examples of artistry related to this ancient Japanese religion. Afterward, in the museum galleries, Tollefson leads visitors through the exhibition Stand By You by Izumi Kato, focusing on the Shinto religion’s influence on the artist’s practice. Following the tour, visitors create a charm as they set their intentions for the New Year.