Saturday, October 27
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Take a trek through Kathmandu Valley in the galleries with Curator Nancy Tingley, viewing and discussing the exhibition Celestial Realms: The Art of Nepal from California Collections. This is a rare opportunity to see an exhibition devoted exclusively to Nepalese art. Gain an in-depth understanding of what objects mean to their makers and the cultural and intellectual context from which the objects were created. The gallery tour will be complemented by a lecture and slide presentation, with questions and casual conversation encouraged.
Instructor: Nancy Tingley
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About the Instructor:
Nancy Tingley is a specialist in South and Southeast Asian art. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley and worked as Curator of Southeast Asian Art at the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, and more recently as an independent scholar. She curated the exhibition Buddha at the Crocker and Arts of Ancient Viet Nam: From River Plain to Open Sea at Asia Society in New York.