Checking on the Arts

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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