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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...
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...
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...
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  

Sarah Lewis is a New York-based art historian, curator, and author of The Rise: Creativity, The Gift of Failure, and the  Search for Mastery. Kevin Young is a  celebrated poet, the Atticus Haygood Professor of Creative Writing and English, Curator of Literary Collections and the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library at Emory University, and contributor to the Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman exhibition catalogue. Join us as they discuss their work, interdisciplinary  projects, and the Black female radical imagination. A book signing follows.

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