Egypt: Gift of the Nile
March 3 – June 17, 2017
“Egypt ~ Gift of the Nile” at the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures is an exhibit of unique art and artifacts include Egyptian wedding jewelry, camel saddles, papyrus prints and illustrations, exquisite inlaid treasure boxes, textiles and clothing, furniture, and a replica of the Rosetta Stone. Visitors will learn about ancient Egypt through its pharaohs, temples, mummification processes, and hieroglyphics.
Painting the World Beautiful
January 6 – July 29, 2017
Painting the World Beautiful transforms the Museum’s Hall Gallery into a panorama of breathtaking scenes from around the world. On display are the exquisite works of three local artists: Don Vogl, Rosalie “Rosie” Sinnett, and Joe Flores.
Village Arts Gallery
Kodomo No Hi ~ Japanese Children’s Day
In honor of Children’s Day, a Japanese national holiday Kodomo no Hi on May 5, the Museum features Japanese hina dolls in traditional display. The holiday celebrates happiness for children and promotes respect for parents.
Hall of International Textiles has unique hand-stitched and woven textiles and wall hangings: applique, batik, cross-stitched, embroidered, beaded, and hand painted.