Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
Presented by Dr. Janet Baker, Curator of Asian Art at Phoenix Art Museum
In conjunction with the current exhibition of this stellar collection of Japanese combat hardware, this presentation will focus on its function, design, and symbolism as well as the roles of samurai in medieval Japan's social structure and political system.
This talk is being held in conjunction with The Samurai Armor exhibition and is included with Museum general admission.
Asian Arts Council, a support group of Phoenix Art Museum.