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200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
We're Reopening October 3!
Member Previews October 1–2. Free admission for all October 3–12. Reserve your tickets and learn more about our new safety protocols and hours.
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“The idea was to make the artwork visible from the street as a source of warmth or this beacon in the dark…but now with Covid, I think the city really needs it — I need it.” — Abby Chen, Senior Associate Curator and Head of Contemporary Art

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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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From Our Collection
Crowned and bejeweled Buddha image and throne
Southeast Asia
The Hindu deity Shiva
South Asia
Ritual Vessel in the Shape of a Rhinoceros
The Hindu deity Vishnu
Southeast Asia
Lidded Jar with Design of a Lotus Pond
The bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)
The Buddha triumphing over Mara
South Asia
Buddha dated 338
The Buddhist deity Simhavaktra, a dakini
The Himalayas & Tibetan Buddhist World
Cup with calligraphic inscriptions
The Persian World & West Asia