March 9 - June 1, 2014
Samurai: Beyond the Sword
Discover the artist behind the armor. Samurai: Beyond the Sword explores artworks that project the image of the samurai not only as fierce warriors but also as patrons of the arts and sophisticated artists and scholars. Tickets are on sale now.
Sidewheeler II, 1913
“I love how Feininger sharpens my perception of the intensity of the storm with waves, clouds, ship smoke, and the ship itself broken into angular shards. This non-fluid geometry remarkably conveys the vessel's struggle for forward motion against the repeated lift and drop of waves and crush of water surging across its decks. ”
Scott Boberg, Head of Interpretive Programs
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- Don't miss the annual Dr. Coleman Mopper Memorial Lecture featuring famed architect Tod Williams this Sat. @ the DIA: http://t.co/CSGQSmDyMy4/23/2014 4:22:35 PM
- Did you know? Hosting a tea ceremony was an honor granted to only a select number of high-ranking samurai. Read more: http://t.co/VtmnL0iT0q4/22/2014 9:51:30 PM
- Celebrate Earth Day with one of these eco-friendly items from the DIA museum shop! http://t.co/lu2jWODrSG4/22/2014 7:17:22 PM
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