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Yoga in the Museum Resumes
Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum Mondays, September 17 – December 3, 2018 noon – 1:00 p.m. Experience a yoga class surrounded by works of art and engage in a practice that centers around balance, focus, and strength. A certified yoga instructor...
Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness September 14 – December 8, 2018 In partnership with Autograph, Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is proud to present the United States premiere of Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark...
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Become a Friend of the Museum Today!

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Programs
#SpelZanelePRIDE hosted by Lyrispect

#SpelZanelePRIDE hosted by Lyrispect

  You’re invited to an afternoon of poetic proportions featuring an original performance by award winning lyricist and activist, Lyrispect. Inspired by Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness, Lyrispect will moderate a panel to address questions and concerns surrounding the sexuality, spirituality, and visibility of LGBTQI women of the African Diaspora. Host Nina...
The Arts and Activism: A Panel Discussion

The Arts and Activism: A Panel Discussion

The Arts and Activism: A Panel Discussion Tuesday, October 2, 2018 6:30 p.m. Organized on the occasion of Sistagraphy’s 25th anniversary, this panel will discuss how photography has been used to influence social commentary in communities of color locally, nationally, and globally. Sistagraphy provides a sisterhood for women to bond and to share their own perspectives,...
Gallery Walk & Talk with Zanele Muholi

Gallery Walk & Talk with Zanele Muholi

Gallery Walk & Talk with Zanele Muholi Sunday, September 16, 2018 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m. You’re invited to a unique tour of Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness. Due to an overwhelming interest in engaging with Zanele Muholi, the Gallery Walk will begin in the Museum and continue as an informal conversation...
Yoga in the Museum Resumes

Yoga in the Museum Resumes

Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum Mondays, September 17 – December 3, 2018 noon – 1:00 p.m. Experience a yoga class surrounded by works of art and engage in a practice that centers around balance, focus, and strength. A certified yoga instructor will lead each of the classes below: September 17, 24 and October 1, 8 Deaundra...
ART PAPERS LIVE: Zanele Muholi in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography

ART PAPERS LIVE: Zanele Muholi in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography

ART PAPERS LIVE: Zanele Muholi in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography Friday, September 14, 2018   Photographer and visual activist Zanele Muholi, will be in conversation with Renée Mussai, curator of Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness. A book signing and reception follow. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Community Day

Community Day

Let’s Talk about Race:  A Children’s Panel  Discussion

Let’s Talk about Race: A Children’s Panel Discussion

Sunday, April 15, 2018 3:00 p.m. Participate in an intergenerational conversation about race and schools in Atlanta and explore how our schools can provide safe spaces for cultural and racial difference. Let’s Talk about Race will be moderated by Dr. Andrea Lewis, Assistant Professor and Chair of the Spelman College Education Department and author of...
BLACK BOX: Will Feagins, Jr.  |  The Possibilities

BLACK BOX: Will Feagins, Jr. | The Possibilities

BLACK BOX is a site for play, dialogue, and creative risk taking where an artist shares an in-progress work in front of an audience for feedback, engagement, and encouragement. It also provides a space for arts enthusiasts to view compelling work from some of the most exciting and thought-provoking artists working today. Each BLACK BOX...