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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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Object of the Month
"Chameleon," Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter | October 2013

“Chameleon,” Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter | October 2013

Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter (Kenyan-German, b. 1975), Chameleon, 2003, 3 C-prints, 39.37 x 31.5 inches (100 x 80 centimeters). Purchased with support from the Friends of the Museum in honor of The 15 x 15 Acquisitions Initiative, 2011.1.a-c Chameleon is a triptych that uses the veil as a metaphor for skin that must constantly change...
"Market Women," Edna Manley | August 2013

“Market Women,” Edna Manley | August 2013

Edna Manley, Jamaican (1900 – 1987), Market Women, 1936, Mahogany 20 x 6¾ x 12 inches, Gift of Elsie Myers, 1973.1 About Market Women Edna Manley’s work can be divided into four distinct periods: Negro Aroused (1935 – 1940), the Dying God Series (1941 – 1948), the Public Year and Public Commissions (1949 – 1969),...