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Fowler Museum at UCLA

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W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States
310.825.4361Info: 310.825.4361, W. Sunset Blvd. and Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles
March 2017
March 26 - July 30

African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and Style

African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and Style will feature the dynamic and diverse dress traditions of African-print cloth—the boldly patterned and brightly colored textiles popular across Africa—and their increasing connections to the international fashion and contemporary art worlds. This exhibition and accompanying programs will build awareness of African art and culture, and the central role print cloth has played in the expression of African identity since the 19th century. The Fowler Museum is uniquely situated to provide…

April 2017
April 28 - December 31

Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives

Los Angeles museum-goers have an ongoing opportunity to enjoy one of our nation’s most important collections of art from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas in Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives, which features approximately 250 of the finest objects from the Fowler’s collections in a long-term exhibition that celebrates the richness of world arts and considers the roles these works of art play in peoples’ lives. Wednesdays 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursdays through Sundays 12:00 p.m. – 5:00…

April 28 - June 18

Enduring Splendor: Jewelry of India’s Thar Desert

Enduring Splendor focuses on the rich and diverse silver jewelry traditions of India’s Thar Desert region, which stretches across the western states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. These traditions will be considered against the background of the five-thousand-year history of jewelry making across the vast Indian Subcontinent. The exhibi­tion will include important sculptures and paintings borrowed from LACMA to demonstrate the profusion and variety of jewelry worn by Hindu gods and goddesses in ancient times and by maharajas and maharanis from…


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