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150 West 17th Street
New York 10011
between 6th & 7th Avenues

(212) 620 5000
rubinmuseum.org


Mon & Thurs 11am–5pm
Tues Closed
Wed 11am–9pm
Fri 11am–10pm
  Free admission 6–10pm
Sat & Sun 11am–6pm

2019 Exhibitions & Special Events

Exhibition: February 1–July 15, 2019

Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism

Faith and Empire explores the dynamic historical intersection of politics, religion, and art in Tibetan Buddhism. This exhibition illuminates how Tibetan Buddhism presented a model of universal sacral kingship, whereby consecrated rulers were empowered to expand their realm, aided by the employment of ritual magic.

Reception: Thurs March 21

Asia Week Celebration

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6:30–8:30pm
See the Rubin’s exhibition Faith and Empire: Art and Politics in Tibetan Buddhism and celebrate with cocktails and hors d’œuvres.