Travel back in time and discover remarkable objects that illuminate the life, culture, and pageantry of the samurai, the revered and feared warriors of Japan. The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection, one of the finest and most comprehensive collections of samurai armor in the world, presents a treasure trove of battle gear made for high-ranking warriors and daimyo (provincial governors) of the 12th through 19th centuries. The exhibition illustrates the evolution of samurai equipment through the centuries, featuring more than 140 objects of warrior regalia, with full suits of armor, helmets and face guards, weapons, horse trappings, and other battle gear.
10899 Wilshire Blvd, CA 90024, CA 0
45-minute tours of selected works in special exhibitions are facilitated by Hammer student educators and take place every Saturday at 1:00PM.
Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take
October 11 and 25, November 8 and 22, December 13, January 3 and 17
Robert Heinecken: Object Matter
October 18, November 1 and 15, December 6 and 20, January 10
Los Angeles, CA 90010
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