Cultural Immigrant Initiative Programming 2017-2018

The Cultural Immigrant Initiative The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art was awarded grant funding to present a series of cultural programs between July of 2017 and June 0f 2018. This Initiative was sponsored by Councilmember Steven Matteo, Councilmember Debi Rose, and Councilmember Joseph Borelli. These programs enabled the Museum to fulfill our mission of [...]

2018-07-20T14:43:00+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Music, Tibetan Art, Uncategorized|

College Essay Question What Will You Contribute

They put attempts and use various strategies to hook shoppers. The initial thing salesmen do to market their product or service is a marketing of it. How do you write a fantastic intro, and what are some of your most loved illustrations? Let us know in the remarks. Figuratively, it is truth for the reason [...]

2018-12-20T07:02:05+00:00May 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Guide on How to Write the Best Book Report

Guide on How to Write the Best Book Report "It is important to understand that the admission counselor reading your essay may not be familiar with your sport and will probably have no emotional attachment to the outcome of the District 5 semi-final game." If you do choose to write about a sports topic, Schofer [...]

2018-12-24T04:48:21+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Cultural Immigrant Initiative – Tibetan Music at the JMMTA

TIBETAN FOLK SONGS The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art is pleased to be a recipient of a Cultural Immigrant Initiative Grant from Councilmembers Steve Matteo and Debi Rose. This program supports the Museum's mission of presenting the art and culture of Tibet to a world audience.  On Saturday, June 10th, the Museum welcomed Tibetan [...]

2017-06-15T15:32:42+00:00June 15th, 2017|Categories: Art, India, Music, Uncategorized|

Tibetan Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums Program

BLUE STAR MUSEUMS The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art is pleased to participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The program runs from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017, through Labor Day, September 4, [...]

2017-05-26T12:03:25+00:00May 26th, 2017|Categories: Art, Events, News, Things To See in Staten Island, Travel|Tags: |

Tibetan Museum Year in Review: 2016

TIBETAN MUSEUM YEAR IN REVIEW I would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very happy and healthy holiday from the Board and Staff of the Tibetan Museum. We are encouraged by your continued support of the Museum and we thought you would like to see what your donations have helped us accomplish [...]

2017-02-03T07:27:09+00:00December 15th, 2016|Categories: Art, Events, India, Tibetan Art|

INDIA 2016 Tibetan Museum Travel Group

INDIA 2016 In September 2016, the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art took a group of 14 intrepid travelers to India. We traveled with Padam Shresth and A Hospitality Club, and Indian based travel company. Our tour started in Mumbai where we visited Elephanta Caves, and the Prince of Wales Museum. We then participated in [...]

2017-08-16T12:26:47+00:00November 8th, 2016|Categories: Art, Dalai Lama, India, Tibetan Art, Travel|Tags: |

Freed From the Vault – August 2016

FREED FROM THE VAULT AMITAYUS Tshe dpag med  85.04.0647 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1780 – Dated by inscription  85.04.0648 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1770 – Dated by inscription   Amitayus, the Buddha of Eternal Life, is extremely popular, since his special ability it to prolong life. Many Buddhists commission images of [...]

2017-02-03T07:27:09+00:00August 31st, 2016|Categories: Things To See in Staten Island, Tibetan Art|Tags: , |

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 [...]

2017-02-03T07:27:09+00:00August 14th, 2016|Categories: Events, Tibetan Art|Tags: , |