Exhibition curator Dr. Filiz Çakır Phillip offers on-site insights into the Bruschettini Collection.


Filiz Çakır Phillip is Curator at the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto. She studied Art History and Classical Archaeology, Turcology and Museums Management and was awarded a Doctor's degree in Islamic Art History at Freie Universität Berlin. Before joining the Aga Khan Museum, she worked as curator at the Museum of Islamic Art, Berlin and has also served as Senior Fellow at Excellence Cluster TOPOI and Research Fellow at Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Max-Planck-Society, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.


RELATED PROGRAMMING

Exhibition
Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

September 23, 2017 to January 21, 2018

Symposium
The Art of Collecting: Placing the Bruschettini Collection

Sunday, September 24, 2–4:30 pm

Lecture
The Ottomans in Italy

Thursday, October 19, 1–2 pm

Workshop
Ottoman Geometric Patterns

Sunday, December 3, 11 am–4 pm


Photo by Philip Castleton Photography

Arts of the East with Dr. Filiz Çakır Phillip

$20, $18 Friends, $12 students and seniors