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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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Press Room

PRESS RELEASE: Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Presents ‘BLACK CHRONICLES II’

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur                                                            404-270-5892                                                            aarthur3@spelman.edu                                                Twitter: @SpelmanMedia                                                Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMuseum   SPELMAN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF FINE ART PRESENTS ‘BLACK CHRONICLES II’ Black Chronicles II, an exhibition organized by Autograph ABP (London)...
Review: Howardena Pindell comes full circle at Spelman College Museum

Review: Howardena Pindell comes full circle at Spelman College Museum

Monday, August 24, 2015 by Howard Pousner Review: Howardena Pindell comes full circle at Spelman College Museum – See more at: http://artsculture.blog.ajc.com

PRESS RELEASE: Artist Howardena Pindell Returns to Atlanta Aug. 25 for Solo Exhibition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMedia Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMuseum ATLANTA (August 6, 2015) – In November 1971, Spelman College hosted the first public exhibition of the paintings and drawings of Howardena Pindell. Since then, Pindell has become a pioneering artist, writer, curator and teacher. Some 44 years...
Review: Artist Maren Hassinger On The Evolution Of 'Women's Work'

Review: Artist Maren Hassinger On The Evolution Of ‘Women’s Work’

Friday, March 27, 2015 By Gabbie Watts Review: Artist Maren Hassinger On The Evolution Of ‘Women’s Work’ – See more at: http://wabe.org/post/artist-maren-hassinger-evolution-womens-work
Review: Maren Hassinger transforms nature into sensory meditations in “Dreaming,” at Spelman

Review: Maren Hassinger transforms nature into sensory meditations in “Dreaming,” at Spelman

March 12, 2015 By Gail ONeill Review: Maren Hassinger transforms nature into sensory meditations in “Dreaming,” at Spelman – See more at: http://www.artsatl.com/2015/03/maren-hassinger/#sthash.4H5Mk2CY.dpuf
Review: The Material Distillation of Dreams: Maren Hassinger at Spelman MFA

Review: The Material Distillation of Dreams: Maren Hassinger at Spelman MFA

By Susan Richmond on February 27, 2015 Review: The Material Distillation of Dreams: Maren Hassinger at Spelman MFA. See more at http://burnaway.org/material-distillation-dreams-maren-hassinger-spelman-mfa/.
Review: Postcolonial Thoughts: Material & Spirit–Maren Hassinger at Spelman Museum

Review: Postcolonial Thoughts: Material & Spirit–Maren Hassinger at Spelman Museum

February 26, 2015 Review: Postcolonial Thoughts: Material & Spirit–Maren Hassinger at Spelman Museum. See more at http://creativethresholds.com/tag/spelman-college-museum-of-fine-art/.

PRESS RELEASE: Spelman College Receives Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant to Establish New Curatorial Studies Program

For Immediate Release   Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMedia 
Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu Spelman College Receives Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant to Establish New Curatorial Studies Program ATLANTA (Feb. 9, 2015) — Spelman College has been awarded a $250,000 grant by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to pilot a Curatorial Studies Program....

PRESS RELEASE: Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Presents New Exhibition “Maren Hassinger . . . Dreaming”

For Immediate Release   Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMedia Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMuseum Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Presents New Exhibition Maren Hassinger . . . Dreaming  ATLANTA (Feb. 6, 2015) – In 2013, New York Times art critic Holland Cotter described Maren Hassinger as “another artist awaiting serious...