Gallery Talk

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 15:00

The Art of Smallness: Looking at Asian Miniatures

Allysa B. Peyton, Assistant Curator of Asian Art  
Monumental works of art often overshadow small ones on display in museums. Yet, what makes a mini so exciting? Explore how issues of size, scale, modeling, ownership, production, and historical and contemporary functions of miniatures shaped the exhibition, Show Me the Mini.