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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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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...
Museum makes CNN’s list of reasons to love Atlanta

Museum makes CNN’s list of reasons to love Atlanta

November 12, 2014 Visit the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and experience why it made CNN’s list of reasons to love Atlanta. See more at http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/12/travel/reasons-to-love-atlanta/
Review: "Brides of Anansi" Spins a Web of Intrigue at Spelman College Museum

Review: “Brides of Anansi” Spins a Web of Intrigue at Spelman College Museum

October 15, 2014 Review: Brides of Anansi Spins a Web of Intrigue at Spelman College Museum. See more at http://burnaway.org/brides-anansi-spins-web-intriguge-spelman-college-museum/
Museum Receives Award from Institute of Museum and Library Services

Museum Receives Award from Institute of Museum and Library Services

The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art will undertake a staff development and organizational planning project that includes three interconnected components: 1) leadership coaching for the director of the museum, 2) strategic planning, and 3) professional development for the museum staff. The leadership coaching and staff development will include an assessment of audience needs and...
Review: "Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art" deftly weaves many stories, at Spelman

Review: “Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art” deftly weaves many stories, at Spelman

September 23, 2014 Review: Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art deftly weaves many stories, at Spelman. See more at http://www.artsatl.com/2014/09/review-brides-anansi-fiber-contemporary-art-spelman/.
Colorful and Commanding: New Spelman Museum Exhibit Enthralls

Colorful and Commanding: New Spelman Museum Exhibit Enthralls

BY INSIDE SPELMAN SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 NEWS: Colorful and Commanding: New Spelman Museum Exhibit Enthralls – See more at http://www.insidespelman.com/?p=7386

PRESS RELEASE: Spelman College Museum ‘Brides of Anansi’ Explores the Intersection of Fiber Media and Folktales

For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu   Spelman College Museum ‘Brides of Anansi’ Explores the Intersection of Fiber Media and Folktales ATLANTA (August 28, 2014) — Anansi, the Ghanaian folk hero and spider-man who is the central character in countless West African and Caribbean fables, proves an influential...