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Arts of India

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Arts of India

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Free
18+ years, Adult
Book in advance Telephone 0141 9300 or email GMRCbookings@glasgowlife.org.uk

Dates and times

Tuesday 7 May 2019
2:30PM - 3:30PM

On this tour, we will explore some of Glasgow Museums’ unique and exuberant art from the Indian subcontinent. The art of India has a rich and complex history, spanning thousands of years.  It includes art created in the historical regions of modern-day India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Pakistan. It is characterised by a strong sense of design in both its modern and traditional forms, influenced over millennia by a complex mixture of religions, tribal and folk cultures. It also famously absorbs and reinterprets the art of its invaders, from Alexander the Great to Queen Victoria.

Venue

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre (GMRC)

200 Woodhead Road, South Nitshill Industrial Estate, Glasgow, G53 7NN

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