“Enter the Mandala”
Who: Asian Art Museum
When: Mar. 14, 2014 – Oct. 26, 2014 (Tues-Sun. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Thurs. 10 a.m. – 9 pm.)
Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA
- Adults ~ $15
- Seniors, Students, Youth ~ $10
More Information: Here.
“Mandalas are maps of Buddhist visionary worlds.
Enter the Mandala says yes. In this exhibition, 14th-century paintings align a gallery with the cardinal directions, transforming open space into an architectural mandala—a chance to experience the images in three dimensions, to dwell in the midst of the cosmic symbols and be transported to another world. Visitors can literally “enter the mandala,” exploring places in the cosmos—and perhaps themselves—that might otherwise remain invisible. “