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Asian Civilisations Museum

Ghost Nets of the Ocean

Asian Civilisations Musem 01 Jun 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
Giant Turtle

Admission is Free


Joseon Korea: Court Treasures and City Life

Asian Civilisations Museum 22 Apr 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
King Taejo's Seal

Intrigued by sets and costumes from Korean historical dramas and films? Then come see the real thing – paintings, furniture, fashion, and more – from Joseon-dynasty Korea, including rare treasures from the National Museum of Korea and the National Palace Museum of Korea. Also on display is an installation by South Korean contemporary artist Ran Hwang.



South Asia and the Islamic World: Highlights from the Collection

Asian Civilisations Museum 06 Oct 2015 - 31 Aug 2017
Highlights and New Acquisitions at Shaw Foyer

In this gallery, we display some highlights from South Asia and the Islamic world. In the subcontinent of South Asia – the region covered by Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh – several religions co-existed for centuries. This gallery explores the arts of Hinduism, Jainism, and Islam through this geographical area and beyond.