National Museum of African Art Exhibitions, 2000

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Summary

  • Exhibitions on display at the museum in the year 2000 (Opening and closing dates range from 1999-2001)
  • January 2-"Wrapped in Pride: Ghanaian Kente and African American Identity" closes (Opened September 12, 1999)
  • January 23-"A Concrete Vision: Oshogbo Art in the 1960s" opens (Closed October 22, 2000)
  • March 12-"The Artistry of African Currency" opens (Closed July 23, 2000)
  • May 21-"Transatlantic Dialogue: Contemporary Art in and Out of Africa" opens (Closed September 3, 2000)
  • June 25-"Audible Artworks: Selected African Musical Instruments" opens (Closed April 8, 2001)
  • November 19-"Chant Avedissian: A Contemporary Artist of Egypt: opens (Closed February 19, 2001)

Subject

  • Akanji, Adebisi
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
  • Wrapped in Pride: Ghanaian Kente and African American Identity (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • A Concrete Vision: Oshogbo Art in the 1960s (Exhibition) (2000: Washinton, DC)
  • Transatlantic Dialogue: Contemporary Art In and Out of Africa (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Audible Artworks: Selected African Musical Instruments (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • Chant Avedissian: A Contemporary Artist of Egypt (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • The Artistry of African Currency (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

The Torch-No. 001, 3, 5-7, 9-11, 2000 Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession: 05-298

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

2000

Topic

  • Art, African
  • Musical instruments
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Art objects

Place

Washington (D.C.)

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