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Eight Years of Textiles, History, Art, Gardens, and a Little Mental Traveling with Courtney Barnes

9.28.2007

Buddha in Paradise



"Buddha Shakyamuni," Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton, Eastern Tibet, 1800 - 1899, Collection of Rubin Museum of Art.

Coming soon to Atlanta are 16 intricate, centuries-old Tibetan paintings, part of Buddha in Paradise: A Celebration in Himalayan Art, October 13 through November 25 at Emory's Carlos Museum. This exhibition is on loan from the Rubin Museum of Art, to celebrate the upcoming visit of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

1 comment:

robyn said...

I love this, at first glance I thought wow, who is making this, of course it's in a museum, gorgeous. The pink & green is so muted and pretty.