What it Means To Be in Power

Date & Time:
Saturday, March 19, 2022 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art, 1928 St. Marys Road, Moraga, CA 94575
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Join the Museum of Art for an afternoon dialogue exploring African art and the objects in the current exhibition Power & Purpose: Reflections on the African Art Collection. Panelists include alumnae Briana Swain, Enobong Akan-Etuk, and Tammy Appling-Cabading. This event will be hybrid via Zoom and in-person at the Museum of Art.

This program is presented in collaboration with the Center of Women and Gender Equity (CWGE), the Ethnic Studies Department, and 44 Days. 

About the Exhibition: 

Power & Purpose, on view February 16 through June 19, 2022, brings forth a visual engagement of history and cultural celebration. Featuring forty selected objects from the college's permanent collection, narratives of beauty, hierarchy, motherhood, masculinity, spirituality, sustainability, rites of passage, and diversity speak to Africa as a continent, embodying tradition and cultural practice. Guest curator Dr. Littles approaches Power & Purpose through the lens of healing and reclamation. Read More.

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