Asian Art Museum
Ceremonial deity (bulul), approx. 1930. Philippines; Luzon, Ifugao people. Wood and shell.

Philippine Art: Collecting Art, Collecting Memories

  • through March 11, 2018
  • Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
This exhibit reveals the Philippines' role as a center of artistic...
Ahmed Mater
"Ka'aba," by Ahmed Mater, 2015. C-print, 180.3 x 270.5 cm.

Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys

  • December 1, 2017 through April 8, 2018
  • Brooklyn Museum, New York
This exhibition is an unprecedented look into the changes unfolding in...
Aga Khan Museum

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

  • January 20, 2018 through April 8, 2018
  • Aga Khan Museum
The Aga Khan Museum transforms into a mesmerizing world of music...

After Darkness: Southeast Asian Art in the Wake of History

  • through January 21, 2018
  • Asia Society, New York
At a time of social and political tension, how should art and artists respond to the challenges of the moment? Does art have the power to change the world or does the world shape the evolution of...

Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt

  • through January 21, 2018
  • Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
In the burial ground at Saqqara, Egypt, one animal cemetery alone has yielded over four million individual ibis mummies. And the nearby dog cemetery contained over seven million mummies, with...

Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

  • through January 21, 2018
  • Aga Khan Museum, Toronto
The Bruschettini Collection is world-renowned for its Islamic art. This special exhibition showcases a fascinating selection of 13th- to 17th-century carpets, textiles, polychrome Iznik wares...

Pictures of Comfort and Design: Carpets in Indian Miniature Painting

  • through January 26, 2018
  • Pergamonmuseum, Berlin
Recline in a comfortable place, an atmosphere of general well-being: Nowhere do carpets play such a large role as in the Islamic world. In a region where furniture was little-known for centuries...

In Rebellion: Female Narratives in the Arab World

  • September 27, 2017 through January 28, 2018
  • Institut Valencià d'Art Modern
This exhibition explores the Arab world since the 1990s through the perspectives of multiple female artists. Also there are works included on reflecting the construction of femininity by men...

We Are Football

  • through February 4, 2018
  • MuCEM, Marseille, France
In the elite neighborhoods of Paris and the low-income housing estates of Marseille, in the ports of Istanbul and Athens, in the suburbs of Algiers and on the beaches of Málaga, football—with...

A Place We Share

  • through February 4, 2018
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art
Over the course of her three-month residency at Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA) in the summer of 2017, New York-based artist Aliza Nisenbaum worked closely with groups in the Phillips and...

Bestowing Beauty: Masterpieces from Persian Lands

  • through February 11, 2018
  • The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
This exhibition features more than 100 works of art from the sixth to the 19th century, many on view publicly for the first time, that highlight the artistic and cultural heritage of Persian...

India Modern: The Paintings of M. F. Husain

  • through March 4, 2018
  • Art Institute of Chicago
This special installation—the centerpiece of the Art Institute of Chicago's celebration of the 70th anniversary of India's independence—presents eight large triptychs from the...
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