Tag Archives: Asian Art

Buddhist Traditions and Transformations at the Met Museum – New York

February 8, 2014 through June 8, 2014 – This exhibition comprising eighteen individual objects including several historic representations of the Buddha focuses on two periods during the eleventh and twelfth centuries when the Buddhist Tibetan tradition drew from outside influences to develop new vocabularies of form after contact with the great monasteries of North India.  Examining […]

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Tiger of Asia at the Guimet Museum – Paris

March 12, 2014 through June 16, 2014 – Featuring 800 individual objects, Clemenceau: Tiger of Asia, which is being mounted as an official commemoration of the one hundredth anniversary of the First World War, presents the Asian art collection of former French Prime Minister George Clemenceau, known as the Father of Victory for his efforts […]

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Angkor, Birth of a Myth at the Guimet Museum – Paris

October 16, 2013 through January 27, 2014 – In, “Angkor: Birth of a Myth – Louis Delaporte and Cambodia,” 250 pieces, including rare Khmer stone carvings dating from the tenth to thirteenth centuries complimented by late nineteenth and early twentieth century casts, documents, drawings, paintings and photographs survey the art of ancient Cambodia and celebrate the […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]