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Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt at Brooklyn Museum, through January 21, 2018

“Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt is the first major exhibition to focus on one of the most fascinating and mysterious aspects of ancient Egyptian culture and religion—the mummification of animals. Organized by the Brooklyn Museum and drawn from its renowned Egyptian collection, the exhibition clarifies the role animals, and images of animals, played in… Read More

Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties (221 B.C.–A.D. 220) at The Met Fifth Avenue, April 3 – July 16, 2017

Photographs by Corrado Serra. “Spanning four centuries, the Qin and Han dynasties were pivotal to China’s long history. Taken together, they represent China’s “classical” era, coinciding in time and importance with Greco-Roman civilization in the West. The short-lived Qin (221–209 B.C.) and centuries-long Han (206… Read More