Stories in the Afternoon

Epic Narratives

Ganesha, c. 950-1000
India: Tamil Nadu, 925-1025
Bronze
16 x 8-1/2 in. (40.6 x 21.6 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation

Epic Narratives

Date: Sunday, July 28, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

The Norton Simon’s collection of Indian and Southeast Asian art is filled with amazing Buddhist and Hindu stories. Spend an afternoon among sculptures of heroic figures like Ganesh and Krishna listening to adventurous tales. Create your own story and turn it into a small fold-up book to share with others.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4-8. | No reservations needed