Cleveland Museum of Art acquires 14th century Goryeo Dynasty Buddhist painting

A museum in the U.S. has newly acquired a rare Buddhist painting from the Goryeo Dynasty. The Cleveland Museum of Art said last week that it bought the 14th century painting, called ‘The Fourth King of Hell,’ from an art dealer in New York. It’s from a series of paintings depicting the ten Buddhist kings…Continue reading Cleveland Museum of Art acquires 14th century Goryeo Dynasty Buddhist painting

Orlando Tourism : Orlando Museum of Art: Collections

The Orlando Museum of Art collection contains seven galleries that house the permanent collections, long term loans and temporary exhibitions. The American art collection includes paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculptures from the eighteenth century to the present. The museum’s eighteenth through twentieth century holdings include pieces by Thomas Moran, George Innis, Georgia O’Keefe, Ansel…Continue reading Orlando Tourism : Orlando Museum of Art: Collections

March 2009 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art with Director Thomas P. Campbell

March 2009 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art with Director Thomas P. Campbell

Greetings, I’m Thomas Campbell, the director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and I’d like to tell you a little bit about the rich offerings we have on in the Met’s galleries at the moment, March 2009. I’m standing in the Lehman Wing, which is where we have an exhibition “Pierre Bonnard: The Late Interiors,”…Continue reading March 2009 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art with Director Thomas P. Campbell

USC Pacific Asia Museum: Reshaping Tradition

USC Pacific Asia Museum: Reshaping Tradition

USC Pacific Asia museum has more than fifteen thousand pieces in our permanent collection and these pieces cover a wide range of different regions and cultures religious practices and our oldest pieces come from almost 5,000 years ago I’m introducing our special exhibition, Reshaping Tradition: Contemporary Ceramics from East Asia. The exhibition looks at a…Continue reading USC Pacific Asia Museum: Reshaping Tradition

Albukhary Islamic Art Gallery of the British Museum | Showcase

Albukhary Islamic Art Gallery of the British Museum | Showcase

This is the Albukhary Islamic art gallery: the British Museum’s newest permanent space. From sumptuous textiles… to musical instruments… to ancient Ottoman tiles, the ideas is to create as complete a picture as possible of life in the Islamic world. In collaboration with the Albukhary Foundation and Malaysia’s Islamic Arts Museum a team of six…Continue reading Albukhary Islamic Art Gallery of the British Museum | Showcase

Enrique Chagoya’s latest Stanford exhibition explores ethnicity and immigration

Enrique Chagoya’s latest Stanford exhibition explores ethnicity and immigration

The exhibition’s title is “Detention at the Border of Language.” My name is Enrique Chagoya. I am a professor here in the Department of Art and Art History. And I am an artist. [MUSIC PLAYING] I don’t like talking about the specific narratives in my specific works because they’re a little bit open to the…Continue reading Enrique Chagoya’s latest Stanford exhibition explores ethnicity and immigration