Darielle Mason

Stella Kramrisch Curator of Indian and Himalayan Art, Philadelphia Museum of ArtAdjunct 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