Mastering Materials - Rare Objects from the IMA’s Asian Collection

4000 N. Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46208

International Marketplace


May 22 to July 15

This exhibition features groupings of intricate artworks masterfully created from a wide array of materials including: wood, lacquer, ivory, bone, horn, paper, metal and stone. These materials were used to make objects that served a variety of purposes across multiple cultures. These intriguing treasures and curios herald from the IMA’s permanent collection, and many have not been on display for more than 50 years.

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