African art in the Vatican
Vatican Museum launches exhibit with 80,000 ancient artifacts Important exhibtions in the US and in Rome makes us discover very old artifact from the Missionary-Ethnological Museum, which has about 8 [...]
Does European Bronze Treatment harms African works?
European treatment harms African works? Questions are being raised about a protective coating applied to Ife sculptures Don't let it shine: Head with Crown, copper-alloy, 14th-15th century and right [...]
Fleuve Congo
This summer 2010, the musée du quai Branly will showcase 170 major works and eighty documents as part of an important exhibition devoted to the artistic traditions of Central Africa, namely Gabon, th [...]
Free Museum for African Art Gala After Party–Next Thursday!
Gala After Party at the Museum for African Art --Next Thursday May 13th 10:30 pm ! Reservation email RSVP at the email below. If in New York go ... {++} [...]
Cultural Preservation
World Cultural Preservation: A Growing Imperative A conversation with the Smithsonian Institution's Richard Kurin Richard Kurin, under secretary for history, art, and culture at the Smithsonian Instit [...]
African Art from the Honolulu Academy
African Art from the Honolulu Academy's Collection A wooden standing female figure from the Bena Lulua tribe of the Congo (13,000.1), now on view in Gallery 22. In celebration of Black History Month, [...]
NMFA museum pieces
The collection at the National Museum of African Art embraces diverse artistic expressions found throughout Africa — some ancient and some from contemporary times. Here are some outstanding example [...]
Terres cuites africaines
Terres cuites africaines: La guerre des musées n’aura pas lieu Par Arnaud Robert meg samedi21 mars 2009 Trouvé sur Parturiente au serpent. Terre cuite du delta intérieur du Niger, de [...]
Medusa en Afrique La sculpture de l’enchantement
You are invited to "Medusa en Afrique La sculpture de l'enchantement" today. Event: Medusa en Afrique La sculpture de l'enchantement "14 novembre 2008 ? 30 décembre 2009 Musée ethno Genève | Carl-V [...]