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Community Day

Community Day

BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

Saturdays February 24 March 24 and April 21, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 4 :00 p.m. Come and take your portrait for free and participate in a community portrait series inspired by the work of Deborah Roberts. BLOOM celebrates and affirms...
Yoga in the Museum
Southeast Debut of New Work by Deborah Roberts at the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Opens January 2018
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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Become a Friend of the Museum Today!

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BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

Saturdays February 24 March 24 and April 21, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 4 :00 p.m. Come and take your portrait for free and participate in a community portrait series inspired by the work of Deborah Roberts. BLOOM celebrates and affirms the range of beauty found within the African Diaspora. Facilitated by celebrated photographer Melissa Alexander,...
Toshi Reagon Celebrates Octavia E. Butler

Toshi Reagon Celebrates Octavia E. Butler

Saturday, February 24, 2018 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium Versatile singer-songwriter-guitarist Toshi Reagon performs original work in honor of speculative fiction author Octavia E. Butler. This program is part of Uniting the Academy and the Community, the 2nd Biennial Octavia E. Butler Conference. Register here. Uniting the Academy and...
February 2018 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

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New York Magazine Review: The Breakthrough Women of Artist Deborah Roberts

New York Magazine Review: The Breakthrough Women of Artist Deborah Roberts

February 9, 2018 Review: The Breakthrough Women of Artist Deborah Roberts. See more here.
Curating Soul of a Nation

Curating Soul of a Nation

This event is sure to be STANDING ROOM ONLY. RSVP here.
Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum

Mondays, February 5 – May 14, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Enjoy a yoga class surrounded by works of art and engage in a practice that focuses on balance, focus, and strength. A certified yoga instructor will lead each of the classes:   February 5, 12, 19, and 26  |  Deaundra Audrey Cash March...
WABE Review: Artist Deborah Roberts ‘Emancipates’ Black Girlhood In Spelman Exhibit

WABE Review: Artist Deborah Roberts ‘Emancipates’ Black Girlhood In Spelman Exhibit

January 25, 2018 Myke Johns Review: Artist Deborah Roberts ‘Emancipates’ Black Girlhood In Spelman Exhibit. See more here.
January 2018 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter

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Deborah Roberts: The Evolution of Mimi Opening January 25

Deborah Roberts: The Evolution of Mimi Opening January 25