Art Talk Tuesday

Art Talk Tuesday is a one hour, docent led presentation on popular exhibits currently and formerly shown at the de Young, Legion of Honor or Asian Art Museums of San Francisco.

Art Talk Tuesday is the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12pm.

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Honoring the Dead: Afterlife Belief and Funerary Practices in Ancient Asia
Tuesday, October 10
12pm, Council Chambers

Rituals and practices that honor and respect the dead have been part of all cultures and religions across Asia for thousands of years. Belief in an afterlife state is reflected in these practices. Debbie Ottman from the Asian Art Museum’s Community Speakers Program will share sculptures, paintings, and jewelry that are manifestations of these human emotions to demonstrate respect and love for the deceased.

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