May
4
Wed
Tea and Lecture with the Monks | Tibet Today: The History of a Diaspora
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Tea and Lecture with the Monks | Tibet Today: The History of a Diaspora @ Crow Collection of Asian Art

This lecture focuses on the contemporary Tibet situation: the invasion by Communist China in the 1950s, the efforts of the refugees in exile to preserve their civilization, and the situation in modern day Tibet.

May
7
Sat
Mystical Arts of Tibet Closing Ceremony
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Mystical Arts of Tibet Closing Ceremony @ Crow Collection of Asian Art

In a ceremony representing the impermanence of all that exists, the Monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery conclude their week-long residency by dismantling the sand mandala. Following the ceremony, the sand will be dispersed at sunset at White Rock Lake.

Sep
17
Sat
From Clay to Talavera: An Encounter of Cultures Gala
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 18 @ 12:00 am

 

Sept 17 Gala

 

Join us for an extraordinary celebratory gala in support of the ground-breaking exhibition, Clay Between Two Seas: From the Abbasid Court to Puebla de los Angeles.

 

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Cocktail Reception at Crow Collection,

8:00 pm – midnight | Dinner and Dancing at the Belo Mansion  

Sep
18
Sun
Fall Festival
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Sept 18 Fall Festival

In partnership with our Arts District neighbor, the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, join the Crow Collection of Asian Art for a street festival unlike any other!  In commemoration of the opening weekend of Clay Between Two Seas: From the Abbasid Court to Puebla de los Angeles, the Crow Collection will bring together the cultures that have influenced Talavera with performances, demonstrations, art activities, and tours. The celebration is part of the Cathedral’s annual Fall Festival that celebrates Mexico’s Independence Day.

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Sep
22
Thu
Homeschool Passport to Asia Program: Clay Connections with Uriarte Talavera Resident Artist Javier Espinosa Mómox
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Plate by Javier Espinosa Mómox

Plate by Javier Espinosa Mómox

Students will explore the exhibition Clay Between Two Seas: From the Abbasid Court to Puebla de los Angeles, observe a demo by contemporary Talavera ceramic artist Javier Espinosa Mómox, and then get hands-on with clay. Sponsored by Uriarte Talavera, the oldest Talavera producers in Latin America.

All sales final – there are no refunds.

Sep
23
Fri
Talavera Workshop: Educators
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm
Plate by Javier Espinosa Mómox

Plate by Javier Espinosa Mómox

Educators are invited to spend the evening exploring the museum’s exhibition, Clay Between Two Seas: From the Abbasid Court to Puebla de los Angeles, and making art with Javier Espinosa Mómox, a Talavera ceramic artist from Puebla, Mexico. Workshop fee includes materials. Eligible for 3 PD Credit Hours. Sponsored by Uriarte Talavera, the oldest Talavera producers in Latin America.

All sales final – there are no refunds.