20 North Main St (also enter on 224 Benefit Street) Providence, RI 02903

Open today 10 am–5 pm


Today is January 18, 2018. Open today 10 am–5 pm

Art Shots: Navigation + (Dis)orientation

July 17, 2014, 7 – 7:30 pm
Meet at Benefit Street entrance
  • Babylonian Lion

Unknown artist, Neo-Babylonian, Panel with striding lion, 604-562 BCE. Museum Appropriation Fund 34.652.

Find your way to the Museum for Art Shots: Navigation + (Dis)orientation. Meet guide Victoria Charette at the Benefit Street entrance at 7 pm to embark on a half-hour exploration of works of art and design that once functioned or have been incorporated into the Museum’s collection as navigational or (dis)orienting devices—blurring the line between the aesthetic and the functional.