Defining Beauty: The Body in Ancient Greek Art

The British Museum London, United Kingdom 2014–2015

Client: The British Museum

This exhibition, the third to be held in the British Museum’s new Sainsbury exhibition gallery, explored the Greek experience and its preoccupation with the human form. The exhibition presented over 150 objects, primarily from the Museum’s own collections, but also some significant loans, which enabled the story of classical Greek art to be told in a way that has rarely been possible before.

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London, United Kingdom


The British Museum

Caruso St John Architects
Adam Caruso, Peter St John

Project architect
Amy Perkins

Ioana Marinescu