Dance

    Exhibition

    April 20, 2018 To March 25, 2019

    The Rubin Museum of Art, 150 West 17th Street, New York

    Masterworks, a regularly changing exhibition at the Rubin, explores major strands in the development of Himalayan art, covering a period of over one thousand years, and presents regional artistic traditions in their broad cultural, geographic, historical, and stylistic contexts. The 2018 iteration of this exhibition draws primarily from the Rubin collection and is augmented by a few select long-term loans…. Read more »

    Exhibition

    August 3, 2018 To May 13, 2019

    The Rubin Museum Of Art, 150 West 17th Street, New York

    Gateway to Himalayan Art introduces visitors to the main forms, concepts, and meanings of Himalayan art represented in our collection. A large multimedia map orients the visitors and highlights cultural regions of a diverse Himalayan cultural sphere that includes parts of present day India, China, Nepal, Bhutan, and Mongolia. Visitors are invited to explore exemplary objects from the Museum’s collection,… Read more »

    Exhibition

    October 29, 2018 To March 24, 2019

    The Met Fifth Avenue,1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

    One of the distinctive features of manuscripts from Iran, Ottoman Turkey, and Mughal and Deccani India is the frequent use of decorative techniques in the borders and even on the written surface of the book’s pages. Clouds and Gold Dust: Decorated Papers from the Ettinghausen Collection presents works on paper, enhanced with marbling,… Read more »

    Exhibition

    December 22, 2018 To July 21, 2019

    The Met Fifth Avenue,1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

    Focusing on early painting styles that emerged in the regional courts of the Punjab hills of North India during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, this exhibition will examine innovative ways of depicting the Hindu gods. By juxtaposing devotional images with emotionally charged narrative moments, the paintings provided fresh means for royal patrons to forge a personal connection to the divine through devotion (bhakti)…. Read more »