Adorned: African Women & the Art of Identity

December 17 · 11:00am – 2:00pm
Members of the Friends of African, Pacific, and ancient American Art and the BMA Council
5dc2dc9853473 Adorned: African Women & the Art of Identity 2019-12-17_adorned.african.women.the.art.of.identity /images/events/large/adorned-1-1.jpg /images/events/large/adorned-1-1.jpg Artist unidentified, Married Woman's Blanket Cape (Ngurara). Mid-20th century. Ndebele region, South Africa. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Aaron and Joanie Young, Baltimore, BMA 2002.631

Artist unidentified, Married Woman's Blanket Cape (Ngurara). Mid-20th century. Ndebele region, South Africa. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Aaron and Joanie Young, Baltimore, BMA 2002.631

1 2019-12-17T11:00:00-05:00 2019-12-17T14:00:00-05:00 Members of the Friends of African, Pacific, and ancient American Art and the BMA Council

Members of the Friends of African, Pacific, and ancient American Art and the BMA Council are invited to an in-gallery talk and guided experience. This exhibition brings together two dozen works from the BMA's collection to demonstrate the critical role of women in shaping and maintaining social identities across 20th-century Africa.

Continue the Conversation over Lunch

Following the tour, join Kevin and other guests for a casual lunch at Gertrude’s Chesapeake Kitchen. A prix fixe menu will be provided, and separate checks will be available.

To confirm your participation or for any questions, please contact: specialevents@artbma.org or 410-597-1810.

Invitations will be mailed.

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Members of the Friends of African, Pacific, and ancient American Art and the BMA Council are invited to an in-gallery talk and guided experience. This exhibition brings together two dozen works from the BMA’s collection to demonstrate the critical role of women in shaping and maintaining social identities across 20th-century Africa.

Artist unidentified, Married Woman's Blanket Cape (Ngurara). Mid-20th century. Ndebele region, South Africa. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Aaron and Joanie Young, Baltimore, BMA 2002.631

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