"Masterworks: Jewels of the Collection"

Photograph: Courtesy The Rubin Museum of Art
The Rubin Museum of Art , Chelsea Friday December 14 2012 11:00 - 22:00
A millennium's worth of work is featured in the museum's exhibit on the diverse artistic traditions of the Himalayas. Visitors will see Buddhist and Hindu deities depicted in papier-mâché, textiles, stone and wood, as well as life-size photos of 18th-century murals from the Dalai Lama's secret temple in Tibet.
Venue name: The Rubin Museum of Art
Address: 150 W 17th St
Cross street: at Seventh Ave
Opening hours: Mon, Thu 11am–5pm; Wed 11am–9pm; Fri 11am–10pm; Sat, Sun 11am–6pm
Transport: Subway: 1 to 18th St
Price: $10, seniors and students $5, children under 12 free. Fri 6–10pm free
Event website: http://rmanyc.org