The image above was taken at the Asia Society in New York City, where the Center for Burma Studies loaned several objects for an exhibit. The three objects in the photograph belong to the Center.
International Burma Studies Conference 2016
Friday, October 7th-Sunday, October 9th Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL For more information, visit our conference website!
Fall 2016, NIU Art Museum and the Jack Olson Gallery
Kaleidoscope: Celebrating 30 Years of Art at the Center for Burma Studies
An exhibit celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Center for Burma Studies at NIU focusing on multiple interdisciplinary approaches of Burmese Art reflecting past and present through a series of mini exhibitions.
As a prism or kaleidoscope, this collection-based exhibition will be exploring Burmese Art from different perspectives and will dive into a series of small, thematic presentations around the hidden treasures and masterpieces of the Burma Art Collection at NIU.
Monday, April 25th, 7-9 PM, Jack Arends Hall Room 111
The Burma Interest Group screened several short films set in Burma/Myanmar.
Friday, February 19th, 12 PM, Campus Life Building Room 100
Rescuing Vanishing Art: Reverse Glass Painting in Mainland Southeast Asia
Lecture by the Center for Burma Studies' Director, Catherine Raymond and Art History Graduate Student, Carmin Berchiolly
Presented as part of the Center for Southeast Asia Studies Spring Lecture Series.
The Center for Burma Studies sadly announces the passing of one of our founding members, Dr. F. K. Lehman (Chit Hlaing). In memoriam, we have created a tribute page where everyone can contribute photographs and memories of Dr. Lehman. This page can be accessed by clicking here.