The only museum in the nation emphasizing art
by women of the African Diaspora
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Curatorial Studies Program Spring 2017 Intensive (Washington, DC)

Curatorial Studies Program Spring 2017 Intensive (Washington, DC)

Andrea Barnwell Brownlee, Ph.D., Director of the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, and Mora Beauchamp-Byrd, Ph.D, the Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History and Curatorial Studies, recently traveled with the Curatorial Studies Program students to Washington, DC to attend the James A. Porter Colloquium at Howard University and visit private collections. This year’s Colloquium...
The Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program Application Now Available

The Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program Application Now Available

The Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program

The Spelman College Curatorial Studies Program

Application deadline: Monday, April 24, 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

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,...
THREE QUESTIONS With Amber L.N. Bournett and Ebony Blanding co-founders of House of June

THREE QUESTIONS With Amber L.N. Bournett and Ebony Blanding co-founders of House of June

  1. How did your concept for the short film for AFRICA FORECAST develop? EBONY: We found that the exhibition asked us to consider how we adorn ourselves. From what we wear to body art, our emotions and thoughts are expressed on our bodies. By deconstructing the themes present in the exhibit and interpreting them...

2016 – 2017 Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Student Assistant Position Opportunity

The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is the only Museum in the nation that focuses on art by and about women of the African Diaspora. The Museum is seeking Student Assistants (2) to work closely with the Museum staff to provide assistance and support to the Museum’s operations and its three core priorities: exhibitions,...

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We are pleased to announce that we are preparing to expand the merchandise that we offer in our Museum Shop. We place great value on the thoughts and opinions of our visitors. For this reason, we’re inviting you to take part in an important survey to help us learn how the Museum Shop can better...
Museum Ambassadors Needed

Museum Ambassadors Needed

  This group of volunteer leaders ensures that the Museum is staffed and open to the public. Museum Ambassadors assist the Museum staff with daily operations, art handling, program development, project implementation, special events, and collections care. Museum Ambassador Volunteer Application