Brooks Museum of Art

Checking on the Arts
4:51 pm
Wed July 11, 2012

Film Fans Rejoice! Indie Memphis Offers Up Global Lens Series & Concert Films For Summer

Now through August, Indie Memphis continues its year-round collaboration with The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art by presenting the 2012 Global Lens Film Series, a program which showcases award-winning narrative feature films from Argentina, Columbia, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Morocco and Turkey.

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Checking on the Arts
10:52 am
Wed November 16, 2011

Armed + Dangerous: The Art of the Arsenal

Marina Pacini, chief curator at The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art talks about "Armed + Dangerous:  The Art of the Arsenal," an exhibit that explores the evolution, function, and craft of weaponry and armor across time and continents.  It demonstrates how they reflect the cultures that produced them and that even some of the most menacing objects can be aesthetically appealing.

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