Gallery Talks, Lectures and Events
West Meets East: The Story of the Rockefeller MuseumJune 1, 2004-December 31, 2004
Location: Rockefeller Archaeological Museum
Curator: Ornit Illan
The special story of the Rockefeller Museum, designed in the 1930s by British architect Austen St. Barbe Harrison, whose works constitute a fascinating encounter between East and West. The exhibition features a rare collection of photographs from the early days of the Museum until the present, as well as a model of the Museum produced by Harrison himself.