Videos on New York Metropolitan Museum re-opening after eignt years of new setting the collection of Islamic art

It was eight years in the making. Now, New York’s Metropolitan Museum is re-opening its enormous collection of Islamic art in a grand new setting. The objects span nearly thirteen centuries and many cultures – and include items ranging from paintings to architectural works to medieval Korans VOA Video   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-WrIsqQ4XU&feature=player_embedded   ***** Curators and…

New York Exhibits Pre Modern Indian Paintings – Silicon India com News

Fremont: Beginning from 28 September, ‘The Metropolitan Museum of Art is presenting “Wonder of the Age”:Master Painters of India,’ 1100-1900, a major loan exhibition devoted to the connoisseurship of Indian painting. Some of the greatest painting of the last 500 years came out of India. This exhibiton highlights the anonymity in Indian art.   Metlife…