Talk: Stories of the Shrine Room

Saturday, December 8, 2018, 2:45 - 3:30 PM

What are the stories behind the Tibetan Buddhist objects in Encountering the Buddha’s immersive shrine room? Find out as Debra Diamond, Freer|Sackler curator of South and Southeast Asian art, interviews Donald Lopez, professor of Buddhist studies at the University of Michigan, and Alice S. Kandell, art collector, about the new book Assembly of the Exalted: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room from the Alice S. Kandell Collection. This talk will be followed by a book signing in the museum shop.

  • Venue: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
  • Event Location: Sackler, level B1 lobby
  • Cost: Free