Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

Date/Time

Saturday Sep 23, 2017 to Sunday Jan 21, 2018
10:00 AM until 06:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection introduces Canadian and international audiences to a choice selection from one of the world’s most important private collections of Islamic art. Handpicked by Alessandro Bruschettini in conversation with Aga Khan Museum Curator Dr. Filiz Çakır Phillip, the objects showcased in the exhibition, numbering more than 40 and dating from the 13th to 17th centuries, demonstrate remarkable vibrancy, variety, and technical perfection and represent the essence of this rarely exhibited collection.

Cost

$10 for children, $12 for students, $15 for seniors, and $20 for adults

Location

View map Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, ON

Additional Information

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