- USA & Canada
With New Light: Mia’s Reinstalled Himalayan, South, and Southeast Asian Art Galleries
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South,
Oct 15, 2020 To Oct 17, 2021
Detail: Fresh and engaging displays reintroduce audiences to the interconnected, immensely diverse artistic traditions of South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Himalayas. Collection highlights, such as a recently conserved 1,000-year-old Indian sculpture of Shiva Nataraja, commingle with new acquisitions, important loans, and extraordinary objects—some at Mia since 1917—on view for the first time. Within each gallery, multiple narratives aim to disentangle complicated histories, evoke reflection, and celebrate the artists who created, and continue to create, a bountiful variety of expressive forms.