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3 + 1: 'Older Women and Love'

3 + 1: ‘Older Women and Love’

Saturday, March 25, 2017 Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D., Academic Center Auditorium 12:00 p.m. Enjoy a community screening of Camille Billops’ film Older Women and Love (1986), which explores intergenerational relationships and celebrates female sexuality. Immediately following the screening, participants...
Mickalene Thomas:  Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities
Mickalene Thomas:  Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities

Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities

An exhibition organized by the Aspen Art Museum On view February 9 – May 20, 2017
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!

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Thursday, September 12, 2013
6:30 p.m.

Posing Beauty in African American Culture (September 5 – December 7, 2013) is a nationally touring exhibition curated by Dr. Deborah Willis, one of the nation’s leading historians of African American photography. Featuring more than 75 photographs by leading, emerging, and amateur photographers, Posing Beauty explores the ways in which our contemporary understanding of beauty has been informed by photographers and artists working from 1890 to the present. It prompts rich discussions about the contested ways that African and African American beauty have been represented in historical and contemporary contexts.

Posing Beauty in African American Culture is curated by Deborah Willis and organized by Curatorial Assistance Traveling Exhibitions, Pasadena, California. The Museum acknowledges support from

wish and LOBO Fund

Exhibition-related programs are made possible by The Mary Alice and Bennett Brown Foundation, Inc.

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