Brunei Gallery, SOAS

Brunei Gallery, SOAS
School of Oriental and African Studies
University of London
Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
London
Greater London
WC1H 0XG
England

Website

www.soas.ac.uk/gallery

E-mail

gallery@soas.ac.uk

Telephone

Recorded Information

020 7898 4046

Reception

020 7898 4915

Fax

020 7898 4259

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The Brunei Gallery is an exciting modern venue situated in the heart of London, a five minute walk from the British Museum. Opposite the main entrance to the School of Oriental and African Studies (London University), Europe's leading centre for the study of Asia and Africa, the gallery is dedicated to showing work of and from Asia and Africa, of both a historical and contemporary nature, through a programme of changing exhibitions.

Venue Type:

Gallery

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Opening hours

10.30 - 17.00 Tuesday - Saturday.

Closed: Sun and Mon.
please check for additional weekend opening times for certain exhibitions

Admission charges

Free

Getting there

Nearest underground: Russell Square

Collection details

Archaeology, Architecture, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Photography, World Cultures

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

The Arts of Southeast Asia from the SOAS Collections

  • 28 May 2014 — 2 July 2016 *on now

The objects displayed, many for the first time, have a wide chronological span, are diverse in nature, comprising manuscripts (written on bark, palm leaves, copper sheets and paper), textiles, sculptures, metalwork, ceramics and paintings, and reflect the variety of religions, cultures and languages to be found across this vast area. The objects come from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, and range in date from circa 1000 BCE to the twenty first century.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Persia Illustrata: Maps and Views of Persia's History

  • 1 January — 31 March 2015

Persia Illustrata: Maps and Views of Persia's History

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Art of Integration - Photographs by Peter Sanders

  • 1 April — 30 June 2015

ArArt of Integration - Photographs by Peter Sanders

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Hong Ling Retrospective

  • 1 July — 30 September 2015

Hong Ling Retrospective

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Cambodia’s De-Miner Divers - Photographs by Charles Fox

  • 1 July — 30 September 2015

Cambodia’s De-Miner Divers - Photographs by Charles Fox

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia

  • 1 July — 30 September 2015

Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

The Indian Village

  • 1 October — 31 December 2015

The Indian Village

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Out of Arabia – Contemporary Arabian Landscapes Project competition run by the British Council

  • 1 January — 31 March 2016

Out of Arabia – Contemporary Arabian Landscapes. Project competition run by the British Council

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

100 Years of SOAS - Centenary Celebration Exhibition

  • 1 October — 31 December 2016

100 Years of SOAS - Centenary Celebration Exhibition. Curated by Stacey Pierson

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

SOAS Collections - Centenary Celebration Exhibition

  • 1 April — 30 June 2017

SOAS Collections - Centenary Celebration Exhibition. Curated by Anna Contadini

Website

http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/forthcoming/

Getting there

Nearest underground: Russell Square

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