• NOVEMBER 15, 2018 - FEBRUARY 15, 2019
  • Northern Illinois University Art Museum, DeKalb
  • Every 1 week(s) between
    November 15, 2018 and February 15, 2019
  • Category: Art & Museum Exhibits

Event Details

  • Every 1 week(s) between
    November 15, 2018 and February 15, 2019
  • Tuesdays, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesdays, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursdays, 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Fridays, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sundays, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free and open to the public

Venue

  • Northern Illinois University Art Museum
  • Altgeld Hall 116, First Floor, West End
  • DeKalb, IL 60115
  • 815-753-1936
  • http://www.niu.edu/artmuseum

Event Description

Nat U Min Kyaw (Lord Gambler) from Pakhan Kyi and his Companion Mr. Brown. Artist Soe Aung (Syriam, Myanm

Vanishing Art from Myanmar: The Buddhist Reverse Glass Painting Tradition explores the complex Buddhist tradition as it is revealed through the work of some artists from the last village in Burma dedicated to the reverse glass painting technique and tradition known since the art form’s introduction to the region in the 18th century. Curated by Dr. Catherine Raymond, Director, Center for Burma Studies and Professor of Art History and presented in conjunction with the International Symposium "Looking Through The Glass: The Asian Reverse Glass Painting Traditions” on November 16, 2018. Raymond’s research was funded by a Rakow Grant from the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, NY. Gallery Hours 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Noon – 7 p.m. Thursday Noon – 4 p.m. Sunday Galleries closed for Thanksgiving November 21-27 Galleries closed for winter break December 15-January 14

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