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In the Land of Snow: Buddhist Art of the Himalayas


3/28/2014 - 8/25/2014
Center for Cultural Fluency
Norton Simon Museum of Art

In the Land of Snow: Buddhist Art of the Himalayas

 

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, 12pm-6pm and Fridays 12pm-9pm

Price: Adults are $10, Seniors $7, Students (w/ valid ID), Children under 18 & active military are Free (Admission is free for all visitors the first Friday of the month from 6pm-9pm)

Description:In the Land of Snow is the Museum’s first large-scale exhibition of Himalayan Buddhist art, bringing together exceptional Indian, Nepalese and Tibetan Buddhist sculptures along with significant thangka (flat field) paintings from throughout the Himalayan region. In the Land of Snow affords visitors the opportunity to examine works normally not on view at the Norton Simon Museum, while also learning more about the Buddhist arts and cultures of the Himalayas.

Website: http://www.nortonsimon.org/in-the-land-of-snow-buddhist-art-of-the-himalayas