Rose Lee

Rose Lee

Rose E. Lee is an art historian, curator and editor of Asian art whose focus is on the material cultures and societies of North Asia. With a working knowledge of Chinese, Korean and Japanese, she has lived and worked in Asia for over twenty years. Formerly a curator of Chinese art at the Denver Art Museum and the National Palace Museum of Taipei, Rose has also taught Chinese art history at Colorado College and Soochow University. She currently lives in Washington, D.C. and edits exhibition catalogs and journal articles on Asian art.


Rose was so cheerful and fun to have traveled with. She is so knowledgeable and we learned so much from her lectures and comments throughout the trip. 

Previous Journeys Traveler, Classic China and Tibet

What a character! She was always available for questions and information. Totally enjoyed her.

Christina T., Classic China and Tibet

Rose quickly acclimated to the group and was critical to the great experience we had. Her comments were apropos and her lectures very interesting.

Richard T., Classic China and Tibet


Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,169
Oct 20, 2015 - Nov 2, 2015
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