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Curator brings it all together for Indy display of 'Beauty and Belief'
The News-Gazette
By Melissa Merli | Published: November 15, 2012
Soon after Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast and flooded La Guardia Airport, New Yorkers Anne-Imelda Radice and Iris Love jumped into a car to drive 12 hours to Indianapolis. Their destination: The Indianapolis Museum of Art... Read More

LOU'S VIEWS: God is in the details
Indianapolis Business Journal
By Lou Harry | Published: November 10, 2012
Throughout world history, religion and art have had a complicated relationship. At the extremes are cultures—or, more accurately, periods within cultures—that reject art completely. At the other are those that embrace art as a human representation of the divine spark. Read More

Indianapolis Museum of Art's new director brings large exhibit to town
FOX 59
By FOX 59 | Published: November 1, 2012
The Indianapolis Museum of Art’s new director is bringing a big exhibit to the building. This weekend, you can get a chance to take a look at an exhibit not too many have seen before. It’s a comprehensive look at art through the Islamic culture. Read More

Islamic art exhibit offers window into a culture that's frequently misunderstood
Indy Star
By David Lindquist | Published: October 31, 2012
Broken and chipped bowls from the 11th century and a torn drawing of an animal from the same era greet visitors to the new exhibition of Islamic art at the Indianapolis Museum of Art... Read More

Major Islamic Art Exhibition at The Indianapolis Museum of Art Builds Understanding Between Western and Islamic Cultures
Travel Video News
By Travel Video News | Published: September 13, 2012
An exhibition offering comprehensive access to the arts of Islamic culture will open at the Indianapolis Museum of Art... Read More

Indy museum to feature display of Islamic art
Indy Star
By Associated Press | Published: July 24, 2012
"Beauty and Belief: Crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture" will open Nov. 2 and include calligraphy, ceramics, paintings, woodcarvings and textiles. The exhibit will run through Jan. 13, 2013. Museum officials say... Read More

Major Islamic art exhibit opens...
Art Daily
By Art Daily | Published: February 26, 2012
The largest traveling survey exhibition of Islamic art ever assembled in the United States opened this week... Read More