EODIAH Lecture

Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 4:00 p.m.
Venue: O’Donnell Institute Research Center at the Dallas Museum of Art
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Season: 2019-2020


Dr. Ladan Akbarnia, Curator of South Asian and Islamic Art, The San Diego Museum of Art Transforming Curatorial Practices for the Evolving Global Museum: The British Museum’s Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World This talk will explore the making of the British Museum’s Albukhary Foundation Gallery from a curatorial perspective to show how its reconceived narrative – which makes the gallery accessible to all, regardless of any preexisting familiarity with Islam or cultures within the Islamic world – reflects an important epistemic shift in the concept of museum display today. At The O’Donnell Institute Research Center at the Dallas Museum of Art. Open to the public
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