Darielle Mason

Stella Kramrisch Curator of Indian and Himalayan Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of the History of Art

Ph.D. (1995) University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests: 

At work on the publication Mysteries of the Mandapa: The South Indian Temple Hall in the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Working on research for general collection catalogue of the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Stella Kramrisch Collection of South Asian art; Upcoming collection exhibitions for the Philadelphia Museum of Art include (working titles)  “Mandala: Mapping the Palace of God,”  “Architecture and Environment in Indian Painting,”  “Where Mountains Meet: Arts of Nepal,” “Arts of Southern India and Sri Lanka”

Courses Taught: 

Studying South Asian Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Indian Painting; Indian Temple Sculpture; Modern Art in India; study tours to India for the Philadelphia Museum of Art