ReCollection: Shakyamuni Buddha
Hear from curator of Asian art Matt Cox
Join curator of Asian art Matt Cox to hear about the Shakyamuni Buddha from the early 20th century by an unknown artist.
Meet at the information desk.
Discover the Gallery’s collection one artwork at a time
This is one of our ReCollection series of lunchtime talks. Each week an artist, curator or conservator will explore an artwork of their choice – from old favourites to hidden gems – speaking from their area of expertise or a personal perspective.
Thursday 13 June 2019, 12pm
No bookings required
Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Related exhibition: Walking with gods
Related galleries: Asian galleries
Image: Unknown artist Shakyamuni Buddha early 20th century (detail). Gift of Amber Johnston in memory of her father, Glen Johnston 2012. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.