Tag Archives: Egyptian Art

Brooklyn Museum – New York

As the second largest museum in New York after the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan, the Brooklyn Museum boasts a vast collection of more than 1.5 million works of art, thousands of which are displayed in a gracious Beaux-Arts landmark overlooking Prospect Park. Embracing the inherent diversity of the global experience, the museum focuses […]

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Design Motifs in Byzantine Art at the Met Museum – New York

August 6, 2013 through August 3, 2014 – Woven in linen and wool and meant to be worn or to decorate domestic and religious spaces, the textiles on view in this exhibition, discovered in Egypt and dating to the first centuries of the First Millennium, feature unique design motifs that generally refer to abundance and prosperity, […]

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Cleopatra’s Needle at the Met Museum – New York

December 3, 2013 through June 8, 2014 – In conjunction with the conservation of the more than three thousand year old, ancient Egyptian, Central Park obelisk nicknamed, Cleopatra’s Needle, this exhibition explores the meaning of the towering columns in ancient Egyptian culture and considers how the massive monuments were created and erected. Relying primarily on 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 […]