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Museum temporarily closed to the public. Clay—Modeling African Design
The Harvard Art Museums are temporarily closed to the public. Over the next few weeks, we will continue to monitor the evolving coronavirus outbreak, and appreciate your understanding at this time.
Countering the assumption that African arts and societies are largely unchanging and bound to traditions and customs, the remarkable diversity of objects and styles on display here tells a different story. A selection of more than 50 works on loan from the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University, including those by newly discovered Nigerian artist Alice Osayewe, are shown alongside works from the Harvard Art Museums permanent collections, such as a recently acquiredView more
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