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Recent Press Releases from the Carlos Museum


Explore Atlanta culture in a new interactive online project by Google Arts & Culture, in collaboration with 30 local organizations including the Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University
June 8, 2021

Avatars of Vishnu Press Release: Avatars of the Hindu Deity, Vishnu, examined in the new exhibition at the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University
April 23, 2021, Press images and additional information can be found on the exhibition page HERE.

 


Archive of Articles and other media about the Carlos Museum 

Google Arts & Culture Celebrates Atlanta for the First Time on Its Global Platform
Atlanta Daily World | June 8, 2021 View

Explore Atlanta culture in new online project by Google Arts & Culture
Decaturish.com | June 8, 2021 View

In Denver, the Pandemic Deepens Artistic Collaboration
New York Times | May 21, 2021  | View

Avatars of the Hindu Deity, Vishnu, examined at Michael C. Carlos Museum
Decaturish.com | May 10, 2021 | View

Schedule a time to visit the Carlos Museum before the semester ends 
Emory Report | April 29, 2021 | View

Schedule a time to visit the Carlos Museum before the semester ends 
Dooley Report | April 28, 2021 | View

The Carlos Museum's National Leadership Board Co-Chair, Dirk Brown, Honored as the J. Pollard Turman Alumni Service Award
Emory Alumni News | April 28, 2021 | View

Hindus commend Emory University for “Avatars of Vishnu” exhibition curated by students
Udaipur Kiran, India   |  April 2021 | View

20 Best Art Museums to Visit on Your Romantic Weekend Getaway 
Vacation Idea Magazine | April 14, 2021 | View

Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place
Decatur Focus | April 2021 edition | View

Art history professor Bonna Wescoat named interim director of Michael C. Carlos Museum
Emory Wheel | March 30, 2021 | View

Cullum's Notebook: A cultural window to Persian, Islamic, and Mayan art at 3 museums
ArtsATL.com | March 16, 2021 | View 

Lecturers Malik and Barzegar Brew Conversation Surrounding Coffee and Islam
Emory Wheel | March 13, 2021 | View 

Chef Anissa Helou Shares Foodways and Fine Art in the World of Islam
Emory Wheel | February 26, 2021 | View

Emory to include libraries and museum under new leadership structure
Emory Report | February 22, 2021 | View

New Carlos Museum Exhibition Is ‘Wondrous’ to Behold
Emory Wheel | February 9, 2021 | View

Art With a Purpose: The Paccha, an Incan Planting Vessel
Emory Wheel | January 26, 2021 | View

New Carlos Museum exhibition presents Islamic art through time and place
Emory Report | January 22, 2021 | View

Year in Review: Museums Are Changing, Not Dying
Emory Wheel | January 4, 2021 | View 

Challenges of 2020 bring new perspectives on space, place and humanity for creative writing students
Emory Wheel | November 17, 2020 | View

An Unworthy Republic: Carlos Museum Examines Maltreatment of Indigenous People
Emory Wheel | October 15, 2020 | View

Michael C. Carlos Museum reopens to Emory students, faculty and staff
Emory Report | August 18, 2020 | View

Carlos Museum’s “Ornament in Flux” Online Exhibition Aided by ECDS
Emory Center for Digital Scholarship Scholarblog | August 17, 2020 | View

14 Top-Rated Things to Do in Atlanta
Planetware.com | July 7, 2020 | View

101 Things to Do in Atlanta
Rent.com | June 26, 2020 | View

Win Prizes: Awesome Summer Reading Programs in Atlanta
Atlanta Parent | June 10, 2020 | View

All Hands on Deck: The Carlos Museum brings art into homes
Emory Report | April 30, 2020 | View

Transcendent Deities of India at Emory's Carlos Museum
Khabar | March 2020 | View

New art exhibit features etchings by surrealist Unica Zürn 
Emory Report | February 20 | View

Singh Talks Creative Inspiration
Emory Wheel | January 29, 2020 | View

Resident Artist Abhishek Singh Connects Nature and Hinduism 
Emory Wheel | January 22, 2020 | View

Review: At the Carlos, ancient deities still transcendent
The Alexander Report | January 22, 2020 | View

Indian artist Abhishek Singh is in residence at the Carlos Museum
Atlanta Intown Paper | January 19, 2020 | View

New Carlos Museum exhibit explores depictions of Indian gods and goddesses
Emory Report | January 14, 2020 | View

10 Ultimate Things to See and do in Georgia
Fodors's Travel | December 13, 2019 | View

Photographer Minor White featured in exhibition at the Carlos Museum
Atlanta Intown Paper | December 1, 2019 | View

3 World-Class Atlanta Museums of History
BackroadPlanet.com | October 28, 2019 | View

Carlos Museum Brings Riordan to Glenn
Emory Wheel | October 3, 2109 | View

Photography exhibit explores Minor White's work and his search for meaning
Emory Report | September 24, 2019 | View

Revisiting 'The Iliad,' 3,000 years later 
GPBNews.org | September 13, 2019 | View

Retired New Yorker Editor Talks "Greek to Me"
Emory Wheel | September 4, 2019 | View

Exhibition explores allegory and faith in Netherlandish prints from Lucas van Leyden to Rembrandt
ArtDaily.com | August 30, 2019 | View

New exhibit at the Michael C. Carlos Museum explores allegory and faith in 16th and 17th century prints
Emory Report | August 29, 2019 | View

Ancient Art Finds a New Home
Emory Magazine | Summer 2019 | View

10 less-touristy museums around Atlanta you shouldn't miss
Curbed Atlanta | August 19, 2019 | View

Klamath Henry brings new focus to Native American art at the Michael C. Carlos Museum
Emory Report | July 26, 2019 | View

Knowing the unknowable world: Emory’s Carlos Museum turns 100
ArtsATL | July 23, 2019 | View

The Carlos Museum Celebrates a Century
Southern Seasons | Spring 2019 | View

Michael C. Carlos Museum names Ruth Allen Curator of Greek and Roman Art
ArtDaily.com | April 23, 2019 | View

Emory's Carlos Museum Gifted 1,500-Piece Ancient Art Collection
ArtsATL | April 18, 2019 | View

Ancient art collection goes to Emory
Dallas Art Dealers Association | April 17, 2019 | View

Ancient art collection goes to Emory
ArtDaily.com | April 17, 2019 | View

Spirituality and Reclamation Shown in Atlanta Artist's "DO or DIE" Exhibit
Georgia Public Broadcasting | April 17, 2019 | View

Emory scholar looks intently at Old Testament violence
Newnan Times-Herald | April 18, 2019 | View

Ancient art collection comes to Emory
Emory Report | April 15, 2019 | View

6 Touristy Things in Atlanta You Haven't Tried
GAFollowers | April 5, 2019 | View

April arts events include poetry, dance, music, and more
Emory Report | March 27, 2019 | View

Tibet Week explores compassion in action in the world
Emory Report | March 14, 2019 | View

Phoenix Flies: The annual showcase of the city's historic sites returns March 2-4
Atlanta Intown Paper | March 1, 2019 | View

The Neighborhood Issue—2019
Creative Loafing | March 1, 2019 | View 

March: 10 free things to do
Emory Report | February 28, 2019 | View

Popular 'Barenaked Voices' a cappella concert rounds out packed March arts calendar
Emory Report | February 26, 2019 | View

High Museum of Art, Emory University receive $1 million grant from Mellon Foundation
Emory Report | February 19, 2019 | View

City Lights: Artist Tom Hück, Novelist Anissa Gray, and More
WABE.org | February 18, 2019 | View

Printmaker Tom Hück explores the art of provocation
Emory Report | February 13, 2019 | View

Reclamation and veneration in Fahahu Pecou's new exhibit "Do or Die"
AJC | February 8, 2019 | View

February: 10 free things to do at Emory
Emory Report | February 7, 2019 | View

[In]Visible Man, Fahamu Pecou and the Poetics of Power
ArtsATL | February 6, 2019 | View

Celebrate your love for the arts with February events
Emory Report | February 5, 2019 | View

Art review: African traditions, present day collide in Fahamu Pecou show
AJC | February 5, 2019 | View 

Cullum's February Notebook: Identity mined at the Carlos, CAU, Spalding Nix and More
ArtsATL | February 4, 2019 | View

10 important architectural sites in Super Bowl 2019 host city Atlanta
de zeen | February 1, 2019 | View

Calendaring Happy Campers: Local Summer Camps that Shine
Decatur Living | February 2019 | View

Only in the ATL
Atlanta: Time to Shine Super Bowl Host Committee Commemorative Magazine | February 2019 | View

Emory celebrates Founders Week with lectures, special events
Emory Report | January 29, 2019 | View

Michael C. Carlos Museum opens an exhibition of works by Atlanta-based artist Dr. Fahamu Pecou
ArtDaily.com | January 19, 2019 | View 

"DO or DIE": Exhibit by Emory alum Fahamu Pecou explores contemporary blackness through lens of African spirituality
Emory Report | January 17, 2019 | View

City Lights: The 40th Anniversary Of The Armorettes, Dr. Fahamu Pecou, and More
WABE.org | January 17, 2019 | View

18 Landmarks To See In Atlanta While Visiting For The Super Bowl
atlantaplanit.wabe.org | January 10, 2019 | View 

Do or Die: Centennial at the Carlos
Emory Wire | January 2019 | View

Campus tourism: Attractions at Georgia colleges appeal to students and the public alike
Georgia Magazine | January 2019 | View

DO or DIE: Affect, Ritual, Resistance by Dr. Fahamu Pecou Opens at the Michael C. Carlos Museum
Atlanta Daily World | December 2018 | View

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory Report | December 5, 2018 | View

Ancient Egyptians Believed Cats Had "Divine Energy"
science.howstuffworks.com | November 19, 2018 | View

Health sciences library opens "Spirit Lives On" dementia awareness exhibit
Emory Report | November 13, 2018 | View

From milkshakes to spirits
SaportaReport.com | November 12, 2018 | View

Renovated Morgens West Foundation Galleries of Ancient Near Eastern Art open at the Michael C. Carlos Museum
Emory Report | November 6, 2018 | View

November: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory Report | November 6, 2018 | View

November arts events include dance, music, theater and more
Emory Report | November 1, 2018 | View

In the Company of Cats
Understanding Cats | November 2019 | View

Roshani Chokshi returns to the Carlos Museum as a best-selling author
Khabar | November 2018 | View 

This Week at ACP: "Borrowed Light," "India," and "Chimera: Andy Warhol through the 1980s"
SCAD Connector | October 30, 2018 | View

Halloween at Emory brings zombies, mummies and more
Emory Report | October 24, 2018 | View

Divine Felines exhibition at the Carlos Museum continues until Nov. 11
Atlanta Intown Paper | October 23, 2018 | View

A Video Game Shows the True Colors of Ancient Greece
Hyperallergic | October 22, 2018 | View

Emory celebrates Homecoming, Family Weekend
Emory Report | October 17, 2018 | View

Gallery Shows and Art Exhibits to Visit in Metro Atlanta This Fall
AtlantaPlanIt | October 16, 2018 | View

14 great ways that museums can serve disabled visitors
The Sentinel | October 11, 2018 | View

Atlanta Kids Weekend Events: Oct. 12-14
Red Tricycle | October 11, 2018 | View

October: 10 things to do for less than $10
Emory Report | October 3, 2018 | View

Roshani Chokshi, "Aru Shah and the End of Time"
The Emory Wheel | October 3, 2018 | View

October arts events bring music, mystery and more
Emory Report | October 2, 2018 | View

October 24: Mummies & Mixers
StyleBlueprint | September 30, 2018 | View

7 Atlanta dates that will kick off the fall (aka cuffing) season right
Access Atlanta | September 26, 2018 | View

Look for Catlanta's #Carloscats on campus through Friday
Emory Report | September 25, 2018 | View

Q&A: Bestselling Atlanta Author Roshani Chokshi Sets New Kids’ Book In Museum Based On Emory’s Carlos Museum
ArtsATL | September 24, 2018 | View

William Ransom and Yinzi Kong Celebrate Marriage with Carlos Concert
ArtsATL | September 18, 2018 | View

September: 10 free things to do on campus
Emory Report | September 4, 2018 | View

September arts events include dance, film, music, and more
Emory Report | August 30, 2018 | View

17 Atlanta attractions partner for savings this SWAPtember
Arcturus | August 29, 2018 | View

“Chimera” at Carlos Museum Reveals Surprising Facets of Superstar Andy Warhol
ArtsATL | August 28, 2018 | View

9 Cat-Centric Vacation Destinations to Visit if You’re Obsessed with Your Feline Friend
Bustle | August 22, 2018 | View

These 17 metro Atlanta attractions to offer ‘Swaptember’ savings
AJC | August 21, 2018 | View

5 Reasons to Visit the Michael C. Carlos Museum
Atlanta Parent | August 20, 2018 | View

Things to do in and around Atlanta on Thursday, Aug. 16
AJC | August 15, 2018 | View

Things to do in and around Atlanta on Tuesday, Aug. 14
AJC | August 13, 2018 | View

EDsmart Selects the 51 Most Astounding University Museums in the United States
weSRCH | August 3, 2018 | View

Think you know Warhol? Think again with new exhibit at the Carlos Museum
Decatur Living | Fall 2018 | View 

July: 10 free things to do on campus
Emory Report | July 3, 2018 | View

No Kitten: Cats Rule at the Carlos
Emory Magazine | July 2018 | View

Grave goods: How corpse-eating flies and splotchy mineral deposits helped unravel a longstanding mystery at Emory's Michael C. Carlos Museum
Emory Report | June 19, 2018 | View

Review: Role of cat in ancient Egypt is focus of Carlos Museum show
AJC | June 11, 2018 | View

Emory acquires rare 18th-century Piranesi books illustrating ancient Rome
Emory Report | June 4, 2018 | View

Top 10 Best Museums for Kids in Atlanta
Atlanta Parent | May 18, 2019 | View

9 Best Southern Vacations For The Summer (And Their Can’t-Miss Attraction!)
FlipKey | May 17, 2018 | View

55 insider tips to living in metro Atlanta
AJC | April 26, 2018 | View

More than masks: Atlanta puts African fine art increasingly on display
AJC | May 12, 2018 | View

Acclaimed artist Fahamu Pecou earns Emory PhD with innovative project exploring black identity
Emory Report | May 8, 2018 | View

City Guide: Best Arts and Culture Destinations in Atlanta, GA
Select City Magazine | May 4, 2018 | View

25 Best Art Museums in the United States
VacationIdea | May 2018 | View

Kitty City: Cat people catered to at the Carlos Museum
DeKalb Neighbor | April 16, 2018 | View

April: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory Report | April 2, 2018 | View

April arts events include innovative dance, music performances
Emory Report | March 28, 2018 | View

Tibet Week to focus on "compassion, healing, and transformation"
Emory Report | March 19, 2018 | View

Carlos Museum, Emory Autism Center work together to make museum visits more inclusive
Emory Report | March 13, 2018 | View

From 12th Century B.C. to 2017, Art in Startling Variety
The New York Times | March 7, 2018 | View

March: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory Report | March 6, 2018 | View

March arts events include the return of Barenaked Voices
Emory Report | February 28, 2018 | View

Emory students turn curators for Carlos Museum exhibit
Emory Report | February 20, 2018 | View

Hello Kitty: "Divine Felines" Brings the Cats of Ancient Egypt to the Carlos Museum
ArtsATL | February 14, 2018 | View

"Divine Felines" exhibition showcases Egypt's exaltation of cats
Emory Report | February 14, 2018 | View

February: 10 free things to do on campus
Emory Report | January 29, 2018 | View

January: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory Report | January 8, 2018 | View