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2011 Press Releases

02.02.11
Patricia Buckley Ebrey to Receive 2010 Shimada Prize for Outstanding Work of East Asian Art History
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2010 Press Releases

12.06.10
The Orchid in Chinese Painting
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12.06.10
F|S Explores Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan
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11.24.10
Seasons
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11.01.10
James Cahill, Eminent Historian of Chinese Art History, to Receive Freer Medal
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10.07.10
Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes
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09.15.10
The Little Girl of Hanoi Offers Rare Cinematic View of Vietnam War
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09.15.10
"Fiona Tan: Rise and Fall" Inspires Dynamic Programming
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09.13.10
Shahnama: 1000 Years of the Persian Book of Kings
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07.28.10
Smithsonian and Singapore Present Shipwreck Treasures
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07.07.10
F|S Deputy Director Awarded Order of the Rising Sun
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07.07.10
First Major U.S. Exhibition of Contemporary Artist Fiona Tan
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06.28.10
"Chinamania" Reveals Whistler’s Love of Blue-and-White
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06.01.10
Freer Showcases "Masterpieces of Chinese Painting"
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04.27.10
Media Advisory: Media Advisory: Asia After Dark: Tibetan Twilight
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04.23.10
Taking A Deeper Look at "Surface Beauty"
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04.20.10
"Gods of Angkor": Cambodian Bronze Masterworks
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04.08.10
Sixth Annual Korean Film Festival
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03.25.10
Perspectives: Hai Bo
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03.02.10
Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival
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02.25.10
In the Realm of the Buddha:
"In the Realm of the Buddha" Opening Weekend Explores the Sacred Arts of Tibetan Buddhism
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"Lama, Patron, Artist: The Great Situ Panchen" at the Sackler Gallery Unveils the Life and Art of a Remarkable 18th-Century Artist
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Sackler Gallery Presents First Public Exhibition of Rare Tibetan Shrine
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02.19.10
Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate the Persian New Year
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02.16.10
Media Alert: Anna Sui presents T-shirt in honor of Freer Gallery of Art's Peacock Room
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02.02.10
Freer and Sackler Galleries Launch First Web Resource of "Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy"
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01.05.10
Cornucopia: Ceramics from Southern Japan
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2009 Press Releases


11.24.09
Media Advisory: Tezuka Family Weekend
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11.19.09
Freer Gallery Presents First U.S. Exhibition on Childhood in Chinese Art
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10.27.09
Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate "Falnama: The Book of Omens" with Free Public Programs
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10.09.09
Media Advisory: Street painting in celebration of "Falnama: The Book of Omens"
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10.01.09
The Freer Gallery of Art Acquires Renowned Object of Japanese Tea Culture
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09.28.09
"Falnama: The Book of Omens" at the Sackler Gallery This Fall Offers First Exhibition of Rare Manuscripts
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08.31.09
The Smithsonian's Sackler Gallery Extends World Tour of "Garden and Cosmos" to Australia
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05.14.09
The Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Galleries Hold Events to Celebrate "The Tsars and the East: Gifts from Turkey and Iran in The Moscow Kremlin"
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08.31.09
The Smithsonian's Sackler Gallery Extends World Tour of "Garden and Cosmos" to Australia
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08.04.09
"Falnama: The Book of Omens" at the Sackler Gallery This Fall Offers First Exhibition of Rare Manuscripts
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05.14.09
The Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Galleries Hold Events to Celebrate "The Tsars and the East: Gifts from Turkey and Iran in The Moscow Kremlin"
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05.12.09
The Freer and Sackler Galleries Introduce Two Innovative Summer Programs: "Asia After Dark" and "Asia Trash"
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03.31.09
The Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Galleries to Host Russian Dignitaries at Opening Celebration of "The Tsars and the East: Gifts from Turkey and Iran in The Moscow Kremlin"
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03.31.09
The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Presents "The Tsars and the East: Gifts from Turkey and Iran in The Moscow Kremlin" Opening May 9—First U.S. Exhibition of Rare Russian Treasures
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03.18.09
Freer and Sackler Galleries Launch Web site for World War II Provenance Project
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02.18.09
Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival with Monster Tales, Anime Films and Imaginasia Workshops March 28-April 12
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02.18.09
"The Tale of Shuten Dōji" Opens at the Smithsonian's Arthur M. Sackler Gallery March 21
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01.23.09
Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate Persian New Year March 7
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01.14.09
Celebrate Asia in America! at the Freer and Sackler Galleries for Inauguration 2009
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2008 Press Releases


12.22.08
Blythe McCarthy Appointed Andrew W. Mellon Senior Scientist at the Freer and Sackler Galleries
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12.16.08
Freer and Sackler Galleries Launch First Online
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12.08.08
2008 Shimada Prize Winner Patricia Berger Presents "Empire of Emptiness: Buddhist Art and Political Authority in Qing China" at Freer Meyer Auditorium
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10.24.08
Gorgeous Entertainment Presents New Anime Masterpieces Film "Grave of the Fireflies" at the Freer's Meyer Auditorium
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10.15.08
"Garden and Cosmos: The Royal Paintings of Jodhpur"Press release
09.17.08
The Freer Gallery of Art Presents the 16th Season of the Bill and Mary Meyer Concert Series
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09.15.08
"Garden and Cosmos: The Royal Paintings of Jodhpur"
World Debut Oct. 11 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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08.28.08
"Moving Perspectives: Video Art from Asia" Opens Sept. 6 at the Smithsonian's Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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08.05.08
Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Send Ads to Bluetooth Phones
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05.21.08
Seascapes: Tryon & Sugimoto
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04.16.08
Freer and Sackler Gala Commences the Two-Year "Celebration of India," Honoring Special Guest
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03.13.08
"Yellow Mountain: China's Ever-Changing Landscape " Opens May 31 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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03.07.08
"Perspectives: Y.Z. Kami" Opens March 15 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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02.12.08
Edo Period Paintings, Japanese Puppets and Anime Films Highlight Freer and
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02.08.08
“Muraqqa': Imperial Mughal Albums from the Chester Beatty Collection”
Opens May 3 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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01.17.08
"Surface Beauty: American Art and Freer's Aesthetic Vision" and "Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact" Open Feb. 23
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2007 Press Releases


11.06.07
"Wine, Worship and Sacrifice: The Golden Graves of Ancient Vani" Opens Dec. 1 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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10.05.07
"Patterned Feathers, Piercing Eyes: Edo Masters From the Price Collection" Opens at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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09.11.07
Freer Celebrates "Year of Rumi" October 27th with Day of Art, Music and Poetry Featuring Award Winning Poet Jane Hirshfield
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08.17.07
Karen Sasaki Appointed Head of Design, Publications, and Web and Digital Media at the Freer and Sackler Galleries
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08.08.07
Elizabeth Duley Appointed Head of Collections Management at the Freer and Sackler Galleries
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05.10.07
04.17.07
03.16.07
03.08.07
1.19.07

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2006 Press Releases


12.04.06
10.21.06
09.20.06
09.07.06
08.31.06
07.26.06
05.15.06
04.24.06
02.01.06

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2005 Press Releases


12.05.05
11.21.05
11.19.05
11.04.05
09.20.05
09.19.05
08.16.05
07.20.05
07.14.05
06.22.05
06.15.05
06.01.05
05.27.05
04.27.05
03.09.05
02.28.05
02.02.05
01.13.05
01.10.05

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2004 Press Releases


12.16.04
11.15.04
11.05.04
10.26.04
10.6.04
8.10.04
8.10.04
7.22.04
7.15.04
7.14.04
6.29.04
6.17.04
6.15.04
6.01.04
5.25.04
4.08.04
4.06.04
3.24.04
3.2.04
2.24.04
2.18.04
2.10.04
1.8.04

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2003 Press Releases


12.22.03
12.09.03
12.09.03
12.09.03
11.12.03
10.01.03
09.21.03
08.20.03
08.20.03
08.20.03
08.10.03
05.21.03
05.14.03
05.12.03
04.24.03
04.10.03
03.20.03
03.13.03
03.07.03
01.23.03
01.06.03

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2002 Press Releases


11.08.02
09.25.02
08.08.02
07.15.02
04.10.02
03.19.02
03.01.02
03.01.02
02.27.02
02.15.02
02.08.02
02.01.02
01.25.02
01.22.02

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2001 Press Releases


09.24.01
09.24.01
08.06.01
04.23.01
04.09.01
04.09.01
02.14.01
02.14.01
02.09.01
01.22.01
01.17.01
01.11.01

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2000 Press Releases


12.27.00
11.22.00
11.22.00
11.22.00
10.11.00
10.11.00
10.10.00
10.10.00
10.10.00
07.13.00

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