Roadshow at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts

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College of Arts & Sciences

Ayres Hall

Thursday, November 12, 2015
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Auditorium - Frist Center for the Visual Arts
919 Broadway

Special guests:
Theresa Lee, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
Thomas Heffernan, Director of the UT Humanities Center
Alison Vacca, UT Assistant Professor of History,
specialist in Islamic and Near Eastern Studies

Roadshow includes a complimentary reception with drinks and hors d'oeuvres,
and lecture on Islamic art related to the exhibit.

Please RSVP to Jan Duncan, 865-974-1815 or
by Monday, November 9

Ink, Silk, and Gold: Islamic Art from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
October 9, 2015–January 10, 2016 in the Ingram Gallery

Ink, Silk, and Gold presents nearly one hundred works of Islamic art, spanning the eighth to the twenty-first centuries, from the impressive collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

MFA BOstonTitle art: Tile lunette, Turkey (Iznik), about 1573. Fritware with polychrome decoration under transparent glaze. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Bequest of Mrs. Martin Brimmer, 06.2437. Photograph © 2015 MFA, Boston


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