Join us for a visit to the impressive Shiva-Vishnu Hindu Temple in Livermore. The Hindu Community and Cultural Centre (HCCC) was established in 1977 with the goal of offering religious services to the local Hindu community. In the last 25 years the HCCC has evolved into an established religious institution with priests from different regions of India.
Thursday, October 26, 2023
One of the SAA’s favorite speakers, Dr. Julian Brown will examine the lives of two remarkable collectors of Asian art in Paris – the colorful and controversial dealer C.T. Loo and the formidable collector Clemence d’Ennery. Hear how C.T. Loo, despite being born poor in rural China, became the 20th century’s most famous dealer of Chinese antiquities and Mme d’Ennery, the inquisitive wife of a well-known French writer, assembled an impressive 7000 piece collection of Asian ceramics and decorative arts.