Exhibition Exclusive | Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment


Dr. John Henry Rice, E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Curator of South Asian and Islamic Art, will take us behind the scenes of Awaken, the VMFA-organized exhibition that leads its audience along a Tibetan Buddhist path toward enlightenment. Learn about the process of creating this immersive presentation from nearly 100 spectacular objects, both historical and contemporary, drawn largely from two of the country’s most extraordinary collections of Himalayan art.