A Museum Where Cultures Connect

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To steward a vast collection of objects spanning the infinite breadth of human cultures for the advancement of knowledge and understanding

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Berkeley University of California

Current exhibit

Face to Face: Looking at Objects That Look at You

March 10th - December 9th 2018 The Hearst staff and 14 UC Berkeley first-year students have co-curated a global selection of objects that depict human faces in different ways.    The exhibit asks: Why and how do crafting traditions of the world so often incorporate human fac…

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