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MOA members and visitors are invited to further their understanding and experience MOA’s exhibition, Heaven, Hell and Somewhere In Between: Portuguese Popular Art through a series of tours led by curators and other members of the exhibition team, through literature and film, and other special events and...

MOA members and visitors are invited to further their understanding and experience MOA’s exhibition, Heaven, Hell and Somewhere In Between: Portuguese Popular Art through a series of tours and other special events and programs. Engage in a panel discussion with community members about their experiences of being Portuguese...

SOLD OUT! Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes with the museum's conservation staff? Members are invited to join us for a brief information session in the Community Lounge followed by a tour of MOA’s Conservation Lab and Collections areas. You will see some of the objects that we have...

Join MOA Director Dr. Anthony Shelton for a special lecture on The Wixaritari (Huichol). The  Wixaritari, who live in the mountainous, isolated parts of northwest Mexico, have retained a unique cosmology despite continuous threats to despoil their land and sacred sites. Their homeland was created through the...

MOA members and visitors are invited to further their understanding and experience MOA’s exhibition, Heaven, Hell and Somewhere In Between: Portuguese Popular Art through a series of tours and other special events and programs, such as this film screening and poster display.   Film Screening Azulejos: Une Utopie Céramique  explores the...

MOA is pleased to welcome Sanjay Kak, an internationally acclaimed filmmaker from India, and showcase two of his award-winning documentary films: Red Ant Dream (2013) and Jashn-e-Azadi/How We Celebrate Freedom (2007). Each film will be followed by a discussion with the filmmaker. The myriad forms of...

Forager Foundation offers a series of guided hikes led by ethnobotanists and local indigenous leaders to teach participants about the history and significance of a variety of plant species. Over the course of the hike there will be chances to learn from experts the best ways...

Join us for an afternoon full of events including a screening of Cave of Forgotten Dreams. After the screening, visitors are invited to learn more about the Chauvet Cave from guest speaker Dr. Jean Michel Geneste, the prominent research scientist and expert featured in the film. Stick...

Over 36,000 years ago, in Aurignacian culture, our ancestors painted and engraved images of their life onto the rocky surfaces of their natural environment. These figurative representations, known today as Rock Art, served as the earliest form of communication, allowing people to share their ideas...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] MOA launched its Spotlight Taiwan Project in 2014, a new initiative that focuses on Taiwan’s complex and multicultural identity. MOA is now poised to host a highly anticipated exhibition of contemporary art from Taiwan, (In)visible: The Spiritual World of Taiwan Through Contemporary Art.   2014 年,加拿大不列顛哥倫比亞大學人類學博物館 (MOA)...