january, 2021

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Wondrous Worlds

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Event Details

Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place explores the long history, vast geographic expanse, and remarkable diversity of works of art in the Islamic world. Organized by and drawn from the collections of The Newark Museum of Art, Wondrous Worlds features more than 100 works in nearly all media, including carpets, costumes, jewelry, ceramics, glassware, metalworks, prints, paintings, and photographs. Contemporary works from artists Rachid Koraichi and Victor Ekpuk, and calligrapher Hassan Massoudy are shown alongside works from as early as the ninth century. Highlights of the exhibition include dazzling lusterware from Iran and Spain, delicate prayer rugs from Turkey and India, a majestic pair of early-20th-century Egyptian applique tent hangings and Harem #1 by the Moroccan-American photographer Lalla Essaydi.

Time

January 26 (Tuesday) 10:00 am - May 9 (Sunday) 4:00 pm

Location

Michael C. Carlos Museum

571 South Kilgo Circle ATLANTA, GA 30322

Event Pricing

Adults: $8
Students/Seniors/Children: $6

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