Doris Duke

Tobacco heiress Doris Duke, who died in 1993, built a fantasy compound in Honolulu to showcase an exquisite collection of Islamic art she’d acquired in her many travels. You can get an exhilarating peek into this elegant, rarefied life by visiting Doris Duke’s Shangri-La: Architecture, Landscape and Islamic Art at the University of Michigan Museum of Art through May 4th, 2014.

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