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Gallery Talk: Music and Dance

July 21, 2017
12:00PM1:00PM
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

The performing arts find expression in prints, painting, and sculpture from throughout the curatorial collections of the Art Institute. With museum educator Becky Manuel, explore how Greek and Hindu gods, Tang dynasty courtiers, and hardworking Americans enjoy the pleasures of music and the freedom of dance.

India, Tamil Nadu. Shiva as Lord of the Dance (Nataraja), Chola period, c. 10th/11th century. Kate Buckingham Fund.