Guest Curator Dr. Ajit Mookerjee is an author and foremost Tantric scholar. Dr. Mookerjee also researched and wrote the commentary for a future exhibition documentary publication.
THE ART OF TANTRA consisted of approximately 150 pieces of Tantra art: paintings, sculpture, textiles and folk art of daily life and ritual use. It was Mingei International’s second traveling exhibition.
One of a Kind
Featuring jewelry, body ornaments and a collection of knitted and crocheted wire hanging flowers and sea creatures by internationally-renowned artist, Arline Fisch.
An intimate exhibition in the Museum’s Theater Gallery featuring a selection of shadow puppets from Indonesia.
Pre-Columbian Art from Mingei's Collection
Part of the Getty Center-led initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, this exhibition offers the most comprehensive presentation to date of the Museum’s significant holdings of objects used by people from the ancient cultures of Mexico, Central and South America.
Recycled and Embroidered Textiles of Bengal
Featuring approximately 40 kantha (decorative stitched quilting made from recycled sari) from the Museum's permanent collection.