Programs and Tours
Beauty Makes Life Worth Living: The Art of Thangkas Painting
Enjoy this opportunity to view and learn about rare Tibetan Buddhist paintings from the UM Museum of Anthropology collections as Rob Davis, Executive Director of Copper Colored Mountain Arts, lectures and leads a hands-on workshop on these compelling works of art. Rob Davis studied with Pema Rinzin at the Rubin Museum in New York City and also teaches the art of thangka painting. Mr. Davis' lecture will be followed by the opportunity to view several rare thangkas in the UMMA Education Center.
This program is cosponsored by the Museum of Anthropology, the Museum of Art, and the LSA Theme Semester.
For more information about other Theme Semester programs, please visit the website at http://wmlwl.com/
Saturday, 25 September, 2010
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2-4 pm Thangkas on view
Helmut Stern Auditorium
University of MichiganMuseum of Art
525 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1354