Pal served as Curator of Indian and Southeast Asian Art, and occasionally as Director. Helga Wall-Apelt Gallery is a state-of-the-art facility for the display, conservation and storage of Asian Art, and is a wonderful recent addition to the Asian art scene in the United States.
galleries are listed first, then other galleries and dealers. From 3rd November to 12th November, London's leading Asian art dealers, auction houses and academic and cultural institutions will unite to present an exciting programme of gallery receptions, auctions, lectures, symposia and museum exhibitions.
Nepal, situated on the southern slope of the Himalayas, is dependent on monsoon rain, and "Nepalese Seasons" is the first exhibition of its kind dedicated to exploring Nepalese works of art in the context of the seasons and related rituals.
Puja and Piety celebrates the complexity of South Asian representation and iconography by examining the relationship between aesthetic expression and the devotional practice, or puja, in the three native religions of the Indian subcontinent.
The single most potent symbol of Buddhist ritual as performed in Nepal is the Vajracarya priest's crown.
Five examples presented in this exhibition create a cosmic field into which viewers enter, encircled by paintings of ritual performance.