Jun 5

Ancient Egypt’s Blaze of Glory

By: BAS Staff

Through January 25, 2027 The Getty Villa Los Angeles, California www.getty.edu A collection of exceptional sculptures from Egypt’s 26th Dynasty (664–526 BCE) is currently on […]

Feb 21

Back to School in Babylonia

By: BAS Staff

Through March 24, 2024 ISAC Museum Chicago, Illinois isac.uchicago.edu This special exhibition at the Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures (ISAC; formerly the Oriental […]

Nov 29

Ethiopia at the Crossroads

By: Robert Bronder

Through March 3, 2024 The Walters Art Museum Baltimore, Maryland thewalters.org Nearly two millennia of Ethiopian art is currently on display at the Walters Art […]

Sep 6

Crossroads of Cultures

By: BAS Staff

The Penn Museum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.penn.museum The Eastern Mediterranean Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in Philadelphia (commonly known as […]

Jun 14

First Fragments: Biblical Papyrus from Roman Egypt

By: BAS Staff

Through September 3, 2023 The Chester Beatty Dublin, Ireland chesterbeatty.ie Titled First Fragments: Biblical Papyrus from Roman Egypt, the latest exhibition at the Chester Beatty […]

Sep 21

High Tech Romans

By: Jennifer Drummond

Through January 15, 2023 Landesmuseum Mainz, Germany landesmuseum-mainz.de “What have the Romans ever done for us?” A question famously asked (and answered) in Monty Python’s […]

Jul 13

Facelift: Revealing the Beauty of Early Islamic Art

By: Robert Bronder

After a five-year, $12 million restoration effort, one of the most elaborate and expansive mosaic floors ever discovered in the Holy Land is once again […]

Jun 8

Persia and the Classical World

By: BAS Staff

Through August 8, 2022 The Getty Villa Pacific Palisades, California www.getty.edu For more than a millennium, from around 550 B.C.E. to 650 C.E., ancient Greece […]

Apr 27

Unsilencing the Archives

By: BAS Staff

ONLINE EXHIBIT Badè Museum of Biblical Archaeology Berkeley, California www.psr.edu/centers/bade-museum The virtual exhibition Unsilencing the Archives: The Laborers of the Tell en-Nasbeh Excavations (1926–1935) has […]

Jan 29

What Were the Words of God?

By: Donald Kane

BAF/BASONOVA Zoom Lecture Sunday, February 6 at 7:30 pm Eastern Presented by Donald Kane. Moses wrote down everything the Lord had said (Exodus 24:4) Then the Lord reached out his […]