Egypt of Glory
|Location:||Kumu exhibition spaces|
The Art Museum of Estonia, the Amos Rex art museum and the Museo Egizio announce a unique co-operative project. Opening in October 2020, the exhibition Egypt of Glory will be shown in two locations simultaneously: at Amos Rex, Helsinki, and at the Art Museum of Estonia’s Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn. The rare two-part exhibition is based on one of the most important collections of Ancient Egyptian art and culture outside of Egypt: the collection of the Museo Egizio in Turin, Italy.
The dates of the two-part exhibition Egypt of Glory:
Amos Rex, Helsinki: 8 October 2020 – 17 January 2021
Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn: 9 October 2020 – 31 January 2021
Khonsuirdise sarkofaag. Maalitud puit. Hilis-Egptuse ajastu, XXV dünastia, 7456–655 eKr. Museo Egizio