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a view inside Lower Asian gallery

This gallery is devoted to the arts of Asia.

In the past, it has housed the Kenneth and Yasuko Myer Gallery of Japanese Art and the Edward and Goldie Sternberg Gallery of Chinese Art.

Currently on show in Lower Asian gallery

earthly pleasures and heavenly realms

until 6 Jan 2019

Coming soon to Lower Asian gallery

Heaven and earth in Chinese art
treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei

2 Feb – 5 May 2019

In one drop of water

Jun 2019 – Dec 2020

View collection works on display in Lower Asian gallery

See also the Asian galleries

Major exhibition gallery Research library and archive Cafe foyer Cafe Lower Asian gallery Japanese tea room Centenary Auditorium 18th c European porcelain


From the front entrance, ground level

  1. Head towards the rear of the Gallery
  2. Take the escalator down one level
  3. Turn right

Accessible directions

From the rear entrance, lower level 1

  1. Head forwards and to your right, past the escalators
  2. The entrance to the Asian gallery is straight ahead