Tibetan Achitecture, Stupas and Mandalas
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Sponsored by Staten Island Society
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Start Date: 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Wagner College, Spiro Hall room 2
Campus Rd
Staten Island, NY 10103
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Meg Ventrudo, Executive Director of the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, will present a talk on Tibetan Architecture, Stupas and Mandalas. The presentation will include images from her 2013 trip to Tibet and images of stupas and mandalas in the Museum’s collection. Tibetan Architecture is noted for its flat roofs, trapezoid shape windows and other distinct features. Stupas are free-standing architectural mounds that usually contain sacred relics associated with the Buddha. Tibetan pilgrims walk around stupas in clockwise fashion as an act of pilgrimage. Read more »

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Name: 
Sarah J. Scott

Location

The Next Generation Speaks Up
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Sponsored by AIA-NY Society
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Start Date: 
Saturday, October 20, 2012 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Location:
963 Schermerhorn Ext., Columbia University
116th and Broadway
New York City, NY 10027
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
conference
nad
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Join us to hear a group of New York Area Graduate and Post Graduate students share what they are up to. Reception to follow the papers. Read more »

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AIA New York Society

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