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A Scholars' Day Workshop: Collecting Byzantine and Islamic Art Part 3

Organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Center for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick Collection, this Scholars' Day workshop took place in the Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition exhibition galleries and the New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia. Scholars and curators were invited to speak about different aspects of collecting Byzantine and Islamic works of art.

Recorded Monday, June 4, 2012

Part Three of Six

Collecting an Early Synagogue's Floor Mosaic for the Brooklyn Museum
Edward Bleiberg, Managing Curator for Ancient Egypt, Africa, and Asia; Curator, Egyptian, Classical, and Ancient Near Eastern Art, Brooklyn Museum

Credits

Produced and Directed by Christopher Noey
Editor: Sarah Cowan
Camera: Jessica Glass and Wayne de la Roche
Lighting Director: Ned Hallick
Sound Recording: David Raymond
Production Coordinator: Stephanie Wuertz
Production Assistant: Robin Schwalb

Collections, Medieval Art and The Cloisters (78)

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Sorrow's Universal Language
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Empathy through Mimicry
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The Hidden Body Speaks
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Four Hands, Many Meanings
(00:01:46) 305 views

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Everyday Angels
(00:01:48) 165 views

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Framed by the Body
(00:01:40) 273 views

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Falconry at The Cloisters
(00:00:30) 264 views

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The Cloisters: Part Four
(00:17:19) 172 views

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The Cloisters: Part Three
(00:15:56) 180 views

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The Cloisters: Part Two
(00:17:40) 345 views

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The Cloisters: Part One
(00:17:14) 1159 views

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Hunt of the Unicorn
(00:14:39) 2581 views

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The Cloisters Under Construction
(00:02:29) 10005 views

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Red Monastery
(00:05:25) 5178 views

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Stones of Medieval Italy
(03:39:26) 115 views

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Hanukkah: A Higher Holiday
(00:56:13) 119 views