A Scholars' Day Workshop: Collecting Byzantine and Islamic Art Part 4

Organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Center for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick Collection, this Scholars' Day workshop took place in the Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition exhibition galleries and the New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia. Scholars and curators were invited to speak about different aspects of collecting Byzantine and Islamic works of art.

Recorded Monday, June 4, 2012

Part Four of Six

Afternoon Introduction
Sheila Canby, Patti Cadby Birch Curator in Charge, Department of Islamic Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Charles K. Wilkinson—Scholar/Collector
Layla S. Diba, Independent Curator and Art Advisor

Produced and Directed by Christopher Noey
Editor: Sarah Cowan
Camera: Jessica Glass and Wayne de la Roche
Lighting Director: Ned Hallick
Sound Recording: David Raymond
Production Coordinator: Stephanie Wuertz
Production Assistant: Robin Schwalb

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