Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Exhibitions, 2000

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Summary

  • The following exhibitions were on display at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in 2000:
  • January 17-"Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur" closes (Opened October 17, 1999)
  • February 28-"Constructing Identities: Recent Works by Jannane al-Ani" closes (Opened November 21, 1999)
  • April 29-"Music in the Age of Confucius" opens (Closed September 17, 2000)
  • May 7-"Imaging the World: New Selections of Calligraphy from the Islamic World" closes (Opened November 17, 1999)
  • May 28-"Antoin Sevruguin and the Persian Images" closes (Opened November 21, 1999)
  • June 4-"The Heroic Past: The Persian Book of Kings" opens (Closed October 29)
  • June 11-"A Well Watched War: Images from the Russo-Japanese Front, 1904-1905" opens (Closed November 26)
  • September 17-"Fountains of Light: Islamic Metalwork from the Nuhad Es-Said Collection" opens (Closed February 29, 2004)
  • October 29-"Asian Traditions in Clay: The Hauge Gifts" opens (Closed April 22, 2001)
  • December 3-"India Through the Lens: Photography, 1840-1911" opens (Closed March 25, 2001)
  • December 3-"Persepolis: Documenting an Ancient Iranian Capital, 1923-1935" opens (Closed May 6, 2001)
  • December 17-"Changing Taste: Indian Paintings of the 18th to the 20th Century" opens (Closed July 15, 2001)

Subject

  • Ernst, Herzfeld 1879-1948
  • Sevruguin, Antoin -1933
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • A Well-Watched War: Images from the Russo-Japanese Front, 1904-1905
  • Music in Age of Confucius Exhibit (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Asian Traditions in Clay: The Hauge Gifts (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Changing Taste: Indian Paintings of the 18th to the 20th Century (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Constructing Identities: Recent Works by Jannane al-Ani (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Fountains of Light: Islamic Metalwork From the Nuhad Es-Said Collection (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • The Heroic Past: The Persian Book of Kings (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Imaging the World: New Selections of Calligraphy from the Islamic World(Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • India Through the Lens: Photography, 1840-1911 (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Persepolis: Documenting an Ancient Iranian Capital, 1923-1935 (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • All of the exhibits that were on display at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in 2000. (Opening and closing dates range from 1999-2004.)
  • The Torch-No. 00-1-2, 4-6, 9, 10-12, 2000 Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession: 05-298

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

2000

Topic

  • Photography
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Calligraphy
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits
  • Art, Asian
  • Art, Islamic
  • Art, Iranian
  • Indian art

Place

  • Persepolis (Iran)
  • Washington (D.C.)

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