Freed From The Vault

Freed From the Vault Have you ever wondered what is hidden away in the Tibetan Museum vault? We think that is a great question and to satisfy your curiosity, each month we will feature an item from the vault, not seen by the public in more than 20 years. In July, we featured this Vajra [...]

August 14th, 2016|Categories: Events, Tibetan Art|Tags: , |

Jacques Marchais Travel Program

Travel With Us! The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art's Board voted three years ago in late 2012 to organize an annual trip to Tibet or to other Buddhist countries to provide an educational but fun experience for interested travelers each Fall. In 2013, we visited Beijing, Tibet (Lhasa,Gyantse & Tse Dang), Bhutan and Thailand. [...]

December 9th, 2015|Categories: Events, Tibetan Art|

Tsering Phuntsok — The Art of Thangka

The Jacques Marchais Museum is pleased to announce a special exhibition Tsering Phuntsok: The Art of Thangka which will be on view beginning this Saturday, November 14th and run through December 20, 2015. On December 6th, there will be a special event with the Artist. Most traditional Tibetan paintings fall into two categories, thangka [...]

November 11th, 2015|Categories: Events, Tibetan Art|

Film Screening of Blessings: Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns of Tibet

Join us Sunday, September 27, 2015 from 2:00PM-3:00PM for the Film Screening of Blessings: Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns of Tibet. Running time is 104 Minutes, in Tibetan and Chinese and English subtitles. Directed by Victress Hitchcock, a small group of Americans join Tsoknyi Rinpoche III on his visit to a remote region where he supports a [...]

September 16th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Film Screening of Sky Dancer and Ani Lhachman

Join us for a Double Feature, beginning at 2:00 PM. Sky Dancer: Teacher of Timeless Wisdom directed and produced by Jody Kemmerer (2010). Meet Khandroma Kunzang Wangmo, one of few women recognized as a great Buddhist master. Interviewed by her student, we see daily life and service for her remote Tibetan community. Following this film, [...]

September 16th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Nepal and Tibet Crafts Fair

Please join us at the Museum Saturday, June 6th from 1:00 – 5:00 PM for an afternoon exhibition and sale of traditional Tibetan Crafts. […]

June 4th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Film Screening of Shielding the Mountains, Cultures of Nature in Tibet

Join us for a film screening of Shielding the Mountains, Cultures of Nature in Tibet on June 7, 14, 21 and 28th at 2:00pm. […]

June 4th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Performance by Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble

On Friday, June 5th at 7:00pm, Musical Chairs Chamber Ensemble will present a springtime concert featuring the winner of their annual Composer’s Search. […]

June 4th, 2015|Categories: Events|

A Visit to the Museum by Tulku Jamyang

On Saturday, April 11th , Tulku Jamyang, a Tibetan contemporary artist and reincarnated lama visited the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art. Tulku Jamyang, or “TJ” as he likes to be called spoke with us about his art, his work in Nepal at his monastery, and the importance of meditation and compassion. […]

April 17th, 2015|Categories: Events, Meditation, Tibetan Art|

Board & Staff Meet with HH the Sakya Trizin

Members of the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art’s Board and Staff had an audience with His Holiness the Sakya Trizin on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Tsechen Kunchab Ling Center in Walden, NY, the Seat of His Holiness the Sakya Trizin in the United States. […]

April 9th, 2015|Categories: Tibetan Art|