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Seattle Asian Art Museum


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    • SAAM (Seattle Asian Art Museum)
    • Seattle Art Museum. Seattle Asian Art Museum
    • Asian Art Museum (Seattle, Wash. : 1994-2014)
    • Seattle Art Museum. Asian Art Museum
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    • found: Modern masters of Kyoto, 1999:CIP galley (Seattle Asian Art Museum)
    • found: Seattle museums WWW site, Apr. 8, 1999(Seattle Asian Art Museum; formerly Seattle Art Museum's Asian art collection; opened as the Asian Art Museum in 1994; located at 1400 East Prospect St., Seattle, Wash.)
    • found: What's happening at SAM and SAAM, fall 1999:t.p. (Seattle Asian Art Museum)
    • found: Wikipedia, April 18, 2014(The Seattle Asian Art Museum is a museum of Asian art located inside Volunteer Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle. Part of the Seattle Art Museum, SAAM occupies the 1933 Art Moderne building which was originally home to the Seattle Art Museum's main collection. In 1991 the main collection moved to a newly constructed Seattle Art Museum building in downtown Seattle, at which time the Seattle Asian Art Museum was created; 47.6303°N 122.3143°W)
    • found: seattle.gov website, April 18, 2014:Visiting Seattle / Virtual Tours / Museums and Galleries / Seattle Asian Art Museum (Located in Capitol Hill's Volunteer Park, the Seattle Asian Art Museum's historic art-moderne building houses a world-renowned collection of Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Indian, Southeast Asian, and Himalayan art. The Seattle Asian Art Museum is part of the Seattle Art Museum; Volunteer Park, 1400 East Prospect Street, Seattle, WA 98112-3303; [email protected]) - http://www.seattle.gov/TOUR/asianart.htm
    • found: Seattle Art Museum website, April 18, 2014:Asian Art Museum (Asian Art Museum, Volunteer Park, 1400 East Prospect Street, Seattle, WA 98112) About SAM (The Asian Art Museum resides in our original 1933 Art Deco building in the Olmstead-designed Volunteer Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle. Our renowned collection of Asian art has grown from its foundations of Chinese and Japanese art, and now includes works from India, Korea, Southeast Asia, the Himalayas, the Philippines, and Vietnam. ... The building was renovated from 1991 to 1994 and renamed the Asian Art Museum.) - http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/visit/asian-art-museum
    • found: Email from Dorothy Stimson Bullitt Library, Seattle Art Museum, April 22, 2014(The name changed to Asian Art Museum with our recent rebranding effort that we are currently rolling out. We just launched our new website which is the first place to publicly use the new name. As far as SAM is concerned, it's the new "official" name)
    • notfound: Int'l dir. of arts, 1995-1996.
  • Change Notes

    • 1999-04-08: new
    • 2014-04-24: revised
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