Exhibition: Modern Art from the Barjeel Foundation Collection, Sharjah, UAE

Event time: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event description: 

“Modern Art from the Barjeel Foundation Collection, Sharjah, UAE” is a loan exhibition of art from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and Egypt, from the 1950s to 1980s. It will be on view from March 1st to July 15th 2017.

This exhibition is part of a series celebrating “The Legacy of E.E. Salisbury: 175 years of Arabic and Sanskrit at Yale.” For more information and a complete listing of events, visit salisbury175.yale.edu

Salisbury 175 at Yale is sponsored by the Council on Middle East Studies at the MacMillan Center in conjunction with the Chaplain’s office, the departments of the History of Art and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Yale University Library, Yale University Art Gallery, Babylonian Collection, the Institute for Sacred Music, and the South Asian Studies Council at the MacMillan Center. Funded in part by a US Department of Education Title VI National Resource Center grant.