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Old March 12th, 2012, 01:35 AM   #2
Joel Greifinger
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 45

Hi Jeff,

Thanks for the pictures. I got to see the new wing this weekend, and it lived up to the excellent reviews I'd read. Here are a couple of related links: the first an article in Saudi Aramco World by Walter Denny on the construction of the exhibit


a video of the galleries, with curator's commentary


and a short notice and pictures by Julia Bailey from my hometown rug society newsletter on the opening (p.10-11)


Joel Greifinger

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