The wonderful traveling exhibition: Power Dressing - Men's Fashion and Prestige in Africa
has a brief visit to the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, March 10 - 20
This exhibition was previously in the Newark Museum where they did a lot of programs around the exhibition.
VARIATIONS: Selections from the Diane & Sandy Besser Collection
East Bartlett Gallery
through April 29, 2007
From colorful beaded African crowns to finely carved Guatemalan slingshots, Variations features a dazzling display of art from the collection of Diane & Sandy Besser. Appealing to diverse interests, highlights include masks from Nepal, Mexico and Cameroon, miniature bronze from India, ceremonial and religious objects, and a variety of dagger handles from Indonesia. The exhibit features gifts, promised gifts and loans of over 700 objects from the Diane and Sandy Besser collection.
Variations is presented in celebration of the life of Diane Besser. PHOTO: Above Water Buffalo