Walking with gods
1 Jun 2019 – Jan 2020
Location: Upper Asian gallery
2000 years of sculpture from the Asian collection
Mapping moments in time, key dynastic changes, stylistic evolutions and geographic wanderings, this exhibition takes audiences on a journey through 2000 years of figurative sculpture from the Gallery’s collection of Asian art.
Follow a path through Asia, from Afghanistan to Indonesia, from the 1st to the 21st centuries, meeting key deities and historical figures along the way.
Image: Unknown Artist, Tibet Kalachakra and Vishvamata 14th century (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales