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by women of the African Diaspora
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...
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...
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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Become a Friend of the Museum Today!

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Programs
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...
Gallery Walk with Deborah Roberts

Gallery Walk with Deborah Roberts

BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

BLOOM: A Visual Unfurling of Light

Saturdays February 24 March 24 and April 21, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 4 :00 p.m. Come and take your portrait for free and participate in a community portrait series inspired by the work of Deborah Roberts. BLOOM celebrates and affirms the range of beauty found within the African Diaspora. Facilitated by celebrated photographer Melissa Alexander,...
Toshi Reagon Celebrates Octavia E. Butler

Toshi Reagon Celebrates Octavia E. Butler

Saturday, February 24, 2018 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium Versatile singer-songwriter-guitarist Toshi Reagon performs original work in honor of speculative fiction author Octavia E. Butler. This program is part of Uniting the Academy and the Community, the 2nd Biennial Octavia E. Butler Conference. Register here. Uniting the Academy and...
Curating Soul of a Nation

Curating Soul of a Nation

This event is sure to be STANDING ROOM ONLY. RSVP here.
Yoga in the Museum

Yoga in the Museum

Mondays, February 5 – May 14, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Enjoy a yoga class surrounded by works of art and engage in a practice that focuses on balance, focus, and strength. A certified yoga instructor will lead each of the classes:   February 5, 12, 19, and 26  |  Deaundra Audrey Cash March...