Look Again: Contemporary Perspectives on African Art
May 14–December 4, 2016
Special Exhibitions Gallery
Gain a fresh perspective on Africa’s rich artistic heritage in this selection of works from the world-renowned collections of the Penn Museum. This engaging presentation includes a compelling variety of art created in West and Central Africa from the 1500s to the 1900s, including carved ivories and bronze altar objects from the kingdom of Benin, Kongo power figures, Kuba woven textiles and wood vessels, Akan gold weights, Kota reliquary figures, and more.
Exhibits are scheduled through January, 2016. For more information check out this link http://www.philamuseum.org/exhibitions/838.html