UNITED STATES – TAASA Review December 2010


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The World of Kubilai Khan: Chinese Art in the Yuan dynasty The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Until 2 January 2011 The Gods of Angkor: Bronzes from the National Museum of Cambodia Arthur M Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (until 23 January 2011) Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles (12 February-14 August 2011) The fascinating story of bronze sculpture and casting in Cambodia is revealed through 36 exceptional works.

Examples from the prehistoric period to the post- Angkorian period (3rd century BCE to16th century CE) present the origins, uses, and techniques of bronze casting and the development of a distinctly Cambodian style.

See asia.si.edu/exhibitions/current/ godsofangkor.asp; or getty.edu/museums/ exhibitions. Fresh Ink: Ten Takes on Chinese Tradition Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass...