School of Architecture Professor David Heymann, with help from colleagues John Blood and Elizabeth Danze, led a Maymester to Japan with 16 students from the School of Architecture and College of Fine Arts.
View photos from the trip in undergraduate Alexis Kurland's blog.
Students explored the complexity and depth of Japanese aesthetic production and the profound influence it has had on Western architects, artists and designers. The Maymester provided young designers firsthand exposure to non-Western design aesthetic.
A selection of photos from Alexis Kurland. See more photos on her blog.