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Michael VanHartingsveldt

MA/PhD Student
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Michael began his coursework in Fall 2019. He is primarily interested in East Asian Buddhist Art. Specifically, the transmission and transformation of esoteric Buddhist art as represented in the Japanese Shingon and Tendai traditions.


Fields of Study:

East Asian Buddhist Art
Japanese Esoteric Buddhist Art


MA Claremont Graduate University; East Asian Art and its Markets; 2016
BA Redeemer University; English Language and Literature; 2010

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