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Community Day

Community Day

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...
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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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Join
Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D., President, Spelman College
for

Curating
Soul of a Nation

Monday, February 5, 2018
6 p.m.
Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium

 

Mark Godfrey, Ph.D. and Zoe Whitley, Ph.D. will present a lively lecture about organizing Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, history now, and how American cultural identity was re-shaped during the civil rights movement. A Q&A and a book signing follow.

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, an exhibition featuring more than 150 artworks by more than 60 artists including Romare Bearden, Noah Purifoy, Martin Puryear, Faith Ringgold, Betye Saar, Alma Thomas, Charles White, and William T. Williams, debuted at the Tate Modern in London in July 2017.

This program is organized in partnership with the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and the Department of Art & Visual Culture.

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