200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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We’ve built more than 15,000 square feet of new space to house groundbreaking exhibitions and art installations — including the U.S. museum debut of an immersive, multisensory dreamscape created by Tokyo-based international art collective teamLab. #MuseumDifferently
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We want to offer you online alternatives to engaging with our world-class art collection while we are closed. We encourage you to find comfort and inspiration through art on our YouTube channel, Instagram, Facebook page, online collection, and educational resources portal.

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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)