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Exhibition Opening Night

The Second Buddha: Master of Time

Friday, February 2, 2018
6:00 PM–10:00 PM

The future will be both present and projected from the past in The Second Buddha: Master of Time. Be among the first to see the Rubin’s newest exhibition, which tells the story of the legendary Indian master Padmasambhava.

On opening night of The Second Buddha, join the Museum’s executive director Jorrit Britschgi and curator Elena Pakhoutova for a discussion beginning at 6:45 PM that highlights the exhibition’s themes and experiences, followed by two docent-led tours of the exhibition at 7:30 and 8:00 PM.

Learn more about The Second Buddha: Master of Time.


This exhibition is made possible in part by Bob and Lois Baylis, The Ellen Bayard Weedon Foundation, E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Barbara Bowman, Lisina M. Hoch, and contributors to the 2018 Exhibitions Fund.

Free Museum admission


Please note, the exhibition The Second Buddha: Master of Time will be closed to visitors on Friday, February 2, until the opening at 6:00 PM.