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2018 Year End Campaign
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...
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...
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This is Beauty Homecoming Reception

This is Beauty Homecoming Reception

Friday, October 25, 2013 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Join alumni from Spelman, Morehouse, and Clark Atlanta University for a special welcome home reception including interactive tours of Posing Beauty in African American Culture and music provided by the Good Times Brass Band.
Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty

Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty

September 26, 2013 Review: Spelman Museum show celebrates, holds up varied mirrors to black beauty – See more at: http://www.artsatl.com/2013/09/review-53/
September 2013 Newsletter

September 2013 Newsletter

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Community Day

Saturday, September 28, 2013 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Fun filled explorations of Posing Beauty for participants of all ages including make-and-take workshops, art scavenger hunts, interactive tours, and more! Community Day is free, but registration is required. Please contact us at 404.270.5607 or museum@spelman.edu for more information.
"Chameleon," Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter | October 2013

“Chameleon,” Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter | October 2013

Ingrid Mwangi Robert Hutter (Kenyan-German, b. 1975), Chameleon, 2003, 3 C-prints, 39.37 x 31.5 inches (100 x 80 centimeters). Purchased with support from the Friends of the Museum in honor of The 15 x 15 Acquisitions Initiative, 2011.1.a-c Chameleon is a triptych that uses the veil as a metaphor for skin that must constantly change...
The Spelman Museum Explores Art’s Influence on Black Beauty

The Spelman Museum Explores Art’s Influence on Black Beauty

September 5, 2013 News: The Spelman Museum Explores Art’s Influence on Black Beauty – See more at: http://www.insidespelman.com/?p=6199

PRESS RELEASE: Seminal Photography Exhibition “Posing Beauty” Makes Southeast Debut at Spelman College

  Media Contacts: Audrey Arthur 404-270-5892 aarthur3@spelman.edu Wyatt Phillips 404-270-5606 wphillips@spelman.edu For Immediate Release   SEMINAL PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION ‘POSING BEAUTY’ MAKES SOUTHEAST DEBUT AT SPELMAN COLLEGE Atlanta (Aug. 21, 2013) – The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is the first institution in the Southeast to present the nationally touring exhibition, “Posing Beauty in African...
August 2013 Newsletter

August 2013 Newsletter

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"Posing Beauty in African American Culture"

“Posing Beauty in African American Culture”

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