The Way of Tea
The World of Nature in a Japanese Garden: Toward a Bowl of Tea
Thursday, October 21, 2004Fine Arts Center Atrium Lobby 4:30-7:30PM Japanese Tea Ceremony from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free to the public
Talk by Professor Annaliese Bischoff, Department of Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning. University of Massachusetts, Amherst. From the arrival at the gate to a Japanese tea garden the visitor begins a compressed journey unfolding through the space of the garden in preparation for a bowl of tea. Learn more about the design of nature as part of the beauty and ritual of the Japanese tea ceremony.