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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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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...
NEWS FEED ITEM: Spelman College Museum 'Brides of Anansi' Explores the Intersection of Fiber Media and Folktales

NEWS FEED ITEM: Spelman College Museum ‘Brides of Anansi’ Explores the Intersection of Fiber Media and Folktales

BY MARKETWIRED AUGUST 28, 2014 05:48 PM EDT NEWS FEED ITEM: Spelman College Museum ‘Brides of Anansi’ Explores the Intersection of Fiber Media and Folktales – See more at https://www.sys-con.com/node/3165196
Review: Renée Stout’s Three Rs: Rootwork, Religion, and Recovery

Review: Renée Stout’s Three Rs: Rootwork, Religion, and Recovery

March 13, 2014 Review: Renée Stout’s Three Rs: Rootwork, Religion, and Recovery. See more at http://burnaway.org/tales-conjure-woman/.
Review: Renée Stout casts a spell, recasts tradition in "Tales of the Conjure Woman" at Spelman Museum

Review: Renée Stout casts a spell, recasts tradition in “Tales of the Conjure Woman” at Spelman Museum

February 12, 2014 Review: Renée Stout casts a spell, recasts tradition in Tales of the Conjure Woman at Spelman Museum. See more at: http://www.artsatl.com/2014/02/review-renee-stout-casts-spell-tales-conjure-woman-spelman-museum/

PRESS RELEASE: African Spiritual Beliefs, Role-Play, and Self-Discovery Inspire Exhibition at Spelman College

For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Twitter: @SpelmanMedia Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu “Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman” Previews with an Artist Lecture Jan. 29 ATLANTA (Jan. 22, 2014) — The African-derived folk beliefs of hoodoo and conjuring are summoned in the new exhibition “Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman”...
Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty

Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty

September 26, 2013 Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty – See more at: http://www.artsatl.com/2013/09/review-53/