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Title: Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Post by: blessOTMA on April 17, 2012, 11:51:39 AM
Review of the exhibit

http://calitreview.com/25651

Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Byzantium and Islam, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, addresses two of history’s most amazing developments. This landmark exhibition, organized by Helen C. Evans, the Metropolitan curator responsible for two previous presentations of Byzantine art, brilliantly surveys historical themes of vital interest to the contemporary world......