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Perspectives on Persian Art

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Perspectives on Persian Art

200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
August 23rd, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.asianart.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Union Square/Civic Center
EMAIL:  
members@asianart.org
PHONE:  
415.581.3500
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10-5; Thu (Jan-Oct) 10-9; Thu (Nov-Dec) 10-5; closed Mon
COST:  
free with museum admission

DESCRIPTION


Explore the extraordinary traditions and world-wide influence of Persian art through this new four-part lecture series highlighting current research happening in the field. David Stronach, University of California at Berkeley professor emeritus of Near Eastern art and archaeology, kicks off the museum’s new Perspectives on Persian Art series with a lively talk about the influence of traditional Persian gardens in Asia and Europe.