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DRAWING SESSIONS in the MUSEUM

Thursday, April 20, 2017 7:00 p.m. The Spelman College Department of Art and Art History has a longstanding tradition of hosting life drawing sessions for artists of all ages and levels. Join us for a special Drawing Sessions inside the Museum with artist educator Charmaine Minniefield. This program is free and open to the public. Please bring your own materials and note that there will be low lighting and paint is not allowed in the galleries. This program is organized in collaboration with the Department of Art and Art History, Spelman College. Please note that our current exhibition, Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities, contains nudity and strong, suggestive language that may not be suitable for all audiences. Registration is encouraged via Eventbrite at http://bit.ly/2mb2b4D.
Mickalene Thomas:  Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities
Mickalene Thomas:  Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities

Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities

An exhibition organized by the Aspen Art Museum On view February 9 – May 20, 2017
Please give to the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art during its 20th anniversary season

Please give to the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art during its 20th anniversary season

2016 has been an exceptional year for the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art. During this season of charitable giving, relive highlights from our 20th anniversary and consider supporting the Museum by making a tax-deductible gift. Your generosity will help...
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DRAWING SESSIONS in the MUSEUM

Thursday, April 20, 2017 7:00 p.m. The Spelman College Department of Art and Art History has a longstanding tradition of hosting life drawing sessions for artists of all ages and levels. Join us for a special Drawing Sessions inside the Museum with artist educator Charmaine Minniefield. This program is free and open to the public....
ArtsATL Review: Mickalene Thomas shows how “black girl magic” has been with us all along

ArtsATL Review: Mickalene Thomas shows how “black girl magic” has been with us all along

March 24, 2017 By Shantay Robinson Review: Mickalene Thomas shows how “black girl magic” has been with us all along – See more at http://artsatl.com/review-mickalene-thomas-shows-black-girl-magic/

The Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program

Application deadline: Friday, April 14, 2017 Acceptance notification date: Friday, April 28, 2017 Program begins: August 2017 Beginning April 1, 2017, applications will be accepted for the Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program, a collaboration between the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and the Department of Art & Art History. People of color have been...
Join us for an Open Session about the Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program

Join us for an Open Session about the Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program

March 2017 Newsletter II

March 2017 Newsletter II

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THREE QUESTIONS With Visual Artist Myra Greene

THREE QUESTIONS With Visual Artist Myra Greene

Myra Greene is a photographer and the 2016 – 17 Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Spelman College. A celebrated artist and educator, Greene enjoys exploring photographic processes that engage issues about the body, memory, and the ever-shifting identity of African Americans. Greene has been an artist in residence at prestigious institutions including Light Work at Syracuse University,...
March 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 Newsletter

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3 + 1: 'Older Women and Love'

3 + 1: ‘Older Women and Love’

Saturday, March 25, 2017 Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D., Academic Center Auditorium 12:00 p.m. Enjoy a community screening of Camille Billops’ film Older Women and Love (1986), which explores intergenerational relationships and celebrates female sexuality. Immediately following the screening, participants representing the arts, women’s studies, and sexual health will engage Older Women and Love within...
3 + 1 : 'NAMOUR'

3 + 1 : ‘NAMOUR’

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D., Academic Center Auditorium 6:30 p.m. Join us for a special Women’s History month advance screening of Heidi Saman’s award winning film NAMOUR (2016). NAMOUR is a heartfelt exploration of negotiating personal responsibility and moral conviction within the American immigrant community. This 3 + 1 program is...