Asia Week at the Rubin
The Place of Provenance: Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting, on view through March 25
Modernist Art from India: Radical Terrain, on view through April 29
Masterworks: Jewels of the Collection, with a new selection of objects
Living Shrines of Uyghur China: Photography by Lisa Ross, on view through July 8
Flip Side: The Unseen in Tibetan Art, opens March 15
Monday, March 18, 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Talk by artist Gulam Mohammed Sheikh
Presented in Association with the Department of Art History, New York University, introduced by Beth Citron (Note that only the Living Shrines of Uyghur China exhibition will be available for viewing immediately prior to this program.)
$12 to general public
Wednesday, March 20, 6:00–6:30 p.m.
Plans for Future Exhibitions
Talk by the Rubin Museum Director of Exhibitions, Collections, and Research, Dr. Jan Van Alphen
Friday, March 15, 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Tour of Flip Side with curator Christian Luczanits
Marking the opening of this unprecedented exhibition which looks at the reverse of Tibetan paintings, curator Christian Luczanits gives an introductory tour. The galleries are free of charge 6:00–10:00 p.m. every Friday. An informal celebration at the Rubin’s Friday night K2 Lounge follows (cash bar).
Wednesday, March 20, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Special Free Viewings of the Galleries with the Curators
4:00 - Gateway to Himalayan Art - Elena Pakhoutova
4:20 - Masterworks of Himalayan Art - Jan Van Alphen
4:40 - The Place of Provenance: Regional Styles - Karl Debreczeny
5:00 - Flip Side: The Unseen in Tibetan Art - Christian Luczanits
5:20 - Modernist Art in India: Radical Terrain - Beth Citron