200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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When we open our transformed museum later this year, you'll be invited to #MuseumDifferently in person. In the meantime, you can #MuseumDifferently by visiting our #MuseumFromHome webpage, which is full of comforting content to inspire you at any moment of any day.
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During our closure, we’re bringing you online experiences that draw on our world-class collection, the expertise of our curators, and the vibrancy of our creative community. Find comfort and inspiration through art on our YouTube channel, Instagram, Facebook page, online collection, and educational resources portal. And please consider supporting the museum at this challenging time by donating to the Sustainer Fund, which will provide essential operational support for our most urgent needs.

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The Asian Art Museum opens your eyes with Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment, featuring over 100 vibrant paintings, sculptures, and textiles from hundreds of years ago to today.

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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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From Our Collection
Ewer with Lotus-Shaped Lid
The Buddhist Deity Simhavaktra Dakini
The Himalayas & Tibetan Buddhist World
Seated Buddha Dated 338
The Buddha Triumphing over Mara
South Asia
Ritual Vessel in the Shape of a Rhinoceros
Cup with Calligraphic Inscriptions
The Persian World & West Asia
The Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)