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                     Ruth Barnes

Ruth Barnes is the inaugural Thomas Jaffe Curator of Indo-Pacific Art at the Yale University Art Gallery, and a member of the Yale Council on Southeast Asia Studies. She received her D.Phil. from Oxford University and was previously textile curator at the Ashmolean Museum, where she organized exhibitions on Asian and Islamic textiles, early Indian Ocean trade, and pilgrimage. Her publications include The Ikat Textiles of Lamalera and Indian Block-Printed Textiles in Egypt: The Newberry Collection in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Download curriculum vitae

For links to information and press releases on the creation of the Yale Indo-Pacific collection in 2009, see YAG-IndoPacific


Mailing address:
Yale Art Gallery
PO BOX 208271
New Haven, CT 06520-8271

Telephone: 203-432-3267
Email: ruth.barnes@yale.edu