The only museum in the nation emphasizing art
by and about women of the African Diaspora
"Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art" (fall 2014)

“Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art” (fall 2014)

Fiber is a medium of enormous complexity, versatility, tenacity, and longevity that has been mastered by women from the earliest beginnings of human history. Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art will explore how fiber has become a distinctive voice...
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"Maren Hassinger...Dreaming" (spring 2015)

“Maren Hassinger…Dreaming” (spring 2015)

For more than four decades Maren Hassinger, a sculptor, performance artist, and the Director of the Rinehart School of Sculpture at the Maryland Institute and College of Art, has created work that examines the tenuous relationship between nature and industrialism....
"AFRICA Forecast" (fall 2015)

“AFRICA Forecast” (fall 2015)

AFRICA Forecast is an original exhibition project spearheaded by Andrea Barnwell Brownlee, Ph.D., Director of the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, and Mangue Banzima, a creative and business consultant, which explores the dynamism of contemporary African fashion design. The...


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Click here for directions to Spelman College. The Museum is located on the first floor of the Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby Academic Center, the building adjacent to the Fine Arts parking lot.

GPS address: 440 Westview Drive, SW Atlanta, GA 30310


Parking information
Visitor parking is available in the West Parking Deck located at the entrance of the campus.  Daily fees are $1.00 per half hour, $3.00 daily maximum with no in-out privileges. Visitors may utilize surface parking spaces between 5:30pm and 1:00am weekdays and weekends when space is available at no cost.

Handicapped parking is available on the first level of the West Campus Parking Deck. The entrance on the south end of the Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby Academic Center is wheelchair accessible and is equipped with an automatic door opening device for easy unaccompanied access. The entire Center is designed for easy entry, exit, and circulation for individuals with visual, hearing or mobility impairments.