PEM: Public Study Day "Consuming Luxury: Asia in Amsterdam"


Saturday, April 16, 2016, 9:30am to 6:00pm


Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street Salem, MA

The Peabody Essex Museum will be hosting a public study day entitled Consuming Luxury: Asia in Amsterdam, on Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 9:30 am - 6 pm. This event, held in conjunction with PEM's current Asia in Amsterdam: The Culture of Luxury in the Golden Age exhibition, will explore Amsterdam's unique position as a link between Asia and Europe, and will consider the influence of luxury imports from Asia on a broad range of subjects, from painting, textiles and interiors, to food and ideas.

Please see the invitation below as well as the attached flier. We would be most grateful if you would distribute this information electronically to any relevant groups and would consider printing out the flier for display.


Saturday, April 16, 2016; 9:30 am - 6 pm

Morse Auditorium; Reservations by April 8

$80 members, $90 nonmembers, $40 students (with ID)

Includes lunch, cocktails and museum admission

For more information please visit or call 978-542-1511.

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