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Slipper coffin, Nippur, Iraq.
New Middle East Galleries
Penn Museum, Philadelphia
The 4,500-year-old crown jewels of a queen. One of the world's...
Tomb of Menna in the Theban Necropolis
American Research Center in Egypt, al-Qarna, Egypt,
Some 3,000 years ago, on the west bank of the Nile in al-Qarna, Egypt...
3-D view of the coffin of Ankh-Khonsu, Thebes, Egypt, Dynasty 22 (945–712
Virtual Tours: Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East 3-D Models and Museum Tour
Online, by the Harvard Museum of Ancient Near East
Collections at the Harvard Museum of the Ancient Near East (formerly the...
3-D doll-house view of Zawiya-Sabil Faraj ibn Barquq.
Virtual Tour: Zawiya-Sabil Faraj ibn Barquq, Cairo
Online, by the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)
Constructed between the years 1408 and 1409 CE, the Zawiya and Sabil...
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Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Falcons: The Art of the Hunt
March 1, 2022 through July 17, 2022
Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Falcons: The Art of the Hunt offers a glimpse into the fascinating world of falcons. Swift, fierce and loyal, falcons have been celebrated for millennia. Ancient Egyptians associated them with...
Queen Nefertari's Egypt
through July 17, 2022
New Orleans Museum of Art
Queen Nefertari's Egypt features 230 objects from the artisan village of Deir-el-Medina, home to those who created the royal tombs, including that of Queen Nefertari. This exhibition showcases...
Pharaoh of the Two Lands: The African Story of the Kings of Napata
through July 25, 2022
Pharaoh of the Two Lands: The African Story of the Kings of Napata highlights the importance of the vast Nubian kingdom, located in what is now southern Egypt and northern Sudan. In the eighth...
Omar Ba: A Journey Beyond Illusion
through August 7, 2022
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels
Omar Ba: A Journey Beyond Illusion is characterized by enigma and poetic intensity that express the Senegalese artist's subconscious and his symbolic interpretation of reality. Ba engages with...
Crossing Borders: Helen Zughaib
through August 20, 2022
Kennedy Center/ REACH
Crossing Borders: Helen Zughaib continues the artist's 11-year journey into issues of migration, displacement, war and hope. This exhibit includes new installations using wood and shoes...
Jamel Shabazz: Eyes on the Street
through September 4, 2022
Jamel Shabazz: Eyes on the Street, by the Brooklyn-born photographer, serves as a formidable archive of New York's communities in the outer boroughs. He captures the intricate ballet of...
Assyria: Palace Art of Ancient Iraq
March 1, 2022 through September 5, 2022
Getty Villa Museum, Los Angeles
Assyria: Palace Art of Ancient Iraq, through the museum's masterworks on special loan from the British Museum, reveals how Assyrian kings in the ninth to seventh centuries BCE decorated their...
Life in a Cup: Coffee Culture in the Islamic World
through September 18, 2022
The British Museum
Life in a Cup: Coffee Culture in the Islamic World explores the traditions that make coffee : way of life in parts of the Islamic world. Coffeehouses emerged as meeting places where people of...
Ujal Hagverdiyev: Conversation in Presence
through October 16, 2022
Yarat Contemporary Art Space, Baku
Ujal Hagverdiyev: Conversation in Presence features 250 works of art and graphics that transfuse the late Azerbaijani artist's idea of "presence in space," illustrating all aspects of...
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