National Library Prominent Speaker Series: Dr Richard Pegg, Director and Curator of Asian Art for the MacLean Collection
This talk considers a curator’s journey from literature to art history to the cartographic history of East Asia. Discover the MacLean Collection, a private Asian art museum and separate map library, located just north of Chicago. Currently on display in “Mapping the World: Perspectives from Asian Cartography” at the National Library, Singapore are a number of East Asian maps from the MacLean Collection. Join curator Dr Richard Pegg as he examines these maps, unpacks their meanings and explores their cartographic implications.
Mon, 14 Feb 2022
7 pm – 8 pm
Register now via https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/dr-richard-pegg-national-library-prominent-speaker-series-tickets-227510669537
About the Speaker
Dr Richard A. Pegg is currently Director and Curator of Asian Art for the MacLean