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Rachelle Knowles | Cultivate You: The Ritual of Finding and Creating Home*

Rachelle Knowles | Cultivate You: The Ritual of Finding and Creating Home*

Sunday, November 19, 2017 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Join us for a micro-retreat focused on creating an at home wellness practice wherever you are. Guided by Rachelle Knowles, participants will use movement (yoga) and other meditative practices as a...
Yoga in the Museum Resumes
'Beverly Buchanan – Ruins and Rituals'
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...
Become a Friend of the Museum Today!

Become a Friend of the Museum Today!

Please become a Friend of the Museum and help  us continue our tradition of presenting engaging projects that consistently expand art offerings in Atlanta, the region, and beyond. click here  
Programs
Rachelle Knowles | Cultivate You: The Ritual of Finding and Creating Home*

Rachelle Knowles | Cultivate You: The Ritual of Finding and Creating Home*

Sunday, November 19, 2017 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Join us for a micro-retreat focused on creating an at home wellness practice wherever you are. Guided by Rachelle Knowles, participants will use movement (yoga) and other meditative practices as a way to connect with their bodies and acknowledge the healing powers of their breath. Rachelle...
There Is No Map: You Make It Up As You Go Along

There Is No Map: You Make It Up As You Go Along

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 6:30 p.m.* Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium Using Beverly Buchanan’s life and words as inspiration and remixing the traditional artist talk, citizen artist vanessa german uses movement, poetry, music, monologue, and art making to explore the anatomy of the human spirit that dares to make its own way....
ARTIST GUIDES: Alice Lovelace

ARTIST GUIDES: Alice Lovelace

ARTIST GUIDES Artist Guides is a series of public tours led by Georgia-based Black women cultural producers. A dynamic group of creatives will lead tours of Beverly Buchanan—Ruins and Rituals on the following days: Saturday, November 4, 2017 | 3:00 p.m. Alice Lovelace, Community Based Writer and Organizer
Annual SpelHouse Day Party

Annual SpelHouse Day Party

RSVP by Wednesday, October 18, 2017.  
BLACK BOX: Yaba Blay, Ph.D. | Professional Black Girl

BLACK BOX: Yaba Blay, Ph.D. | Professional Black Girl

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...
ARTIST GUIDES: Karen Comer Lowe

ARTIST GUIDES: Karen Comer Lowe

ARTIST GUIDES Artist Guides is a series of public tours led by Georgia-based Black women cultural producers. A dynamic group of creatives will lead tours of Beverly Buchanan—Ruins and Rituals on the following days: Saturday, October 7, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. Karen Comer Lowe, Manager and Curator of Chastain Arts Center
COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS: Julie B. Johnson, Ph.D., Moving Our Stories

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS: Julie B. Johnson, Ph.D., Moving Our Stories

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS Community Conversations invites artists, Atlanta University Center faculty, staff, and students, and other Friends of the Museum to connect their interests to the works of art on view in the Museum’s current exhibition. Moving Our Stories: The Embodied Memory Of Ruins, Erasure, And Survival Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | 3:00 p.m. Julie B....
Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum

Mondays | September 25 – November 27, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Thursdays | September 28, October 26, and November 30, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Enjoy a yoga class surrounded by works of art and engage in a practice that focuses on balance, focus, and strength. Yoga in the Museum is free...
Yoga in the Museum Resumes

Yoga in the Museum Resumes