Silences in the Dialogue Between Cultures: A Visit to the Musée du Quai Branly
Date: Wednesday June 18, 2008, at 3 pm
Location: Museum Lecture Hall, Getty Center
Admission: Free. Reservation required
Paris's newest museum, the Musée du Quai Branly (MQB), has inspired lively debates about the presentation of non-Western art in museums. Sally Price, Duane A. and Virginia S. Dittman Professor of Anthropology and American Studies, the College of William and Mary, explores ways in which exhibitions at the MQB reflect the political positions toward the display of art in 21st-century France.