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Posing Beauty in African American Culture

November, 7th 2017 | Posted in Arts and Culture


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Event Description: October 6, 2017 – January 21, 2018 Posing Beauty in African American Culture explores the understanding of how African and African American beauty has been represented in historical and contemporary contexts through a diverse range of media including photography, film, video, fashion, advertising, and other forms of popular culture such as music and the Internet. Posing Beauty in African American Culture is supported by The J.L. Bedsole Foundation with additional support from Mobile City Council Members Levon C. Manzie (District 2), Bess Rich (District 6), C.J. Small (District 3), John C. Williams (District 4), and Fredrick D. Richardson, Jr. (District 1). MMofA is open Tuesday through Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Thursday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., free admission for Mobile County residents; Closed on Mondays and all City Holidays

Glenn Robertson - 251-208-5200 or glenn.bingham@mobilemuseumofart.com




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