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Subverting Beauty - African Anti-Aesthetics

Jul. 15, 2018 – Nov. 17, 2019

10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218 Get Directions 
Phone: 443-573-1872

Baltimore City

Central Maryland
Kómó Society Helmet Mask (Kómókum). Manding or Minianka region (Mali or Guinea). Early 20th century.
The Baltimore Museum of Art: Gift of Robert and Mary Cumming, Baltimore, BMA 1983.79
Description
Subverting Beauty features approximately two dozen works from sub-Saharan African’s colonial period (c. 1880–c. 1960) that are accumulative, composite, crude, uncanny, and disproportionate.
Hours
10am-5pm
Event Details
Category: Visual Arts, Multicultural
Event Hours: 10am-5pm

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