Monday, October 16, 2017

Gallery Talk: Verbal Description: The Holy Family in Hindu Art

India, Tamil Nadu, Shiva and Uma Seated with Their Son, Skanda (Somaskanda), Vijayanagar period, c. 1400. Robert Allerton Purchase Fund.
CHICAGO---Museum educator Lucas Livingston leads you on a lively journey exploring playful and pious representations of Hindu deities Shiva, Parvati, Skanda, and Ganesha. This interactive public tour emphasizes multi-sensory engagement and verbal description for people who are blind or partially sighted and is open to all visitors. Art Institute of Chicago, October 17, 2017, 12:00pm–1:00pm; Meet in Griffin Court; Free with museum admission [More]