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Press release: Free lecture explores labeling of Senufo art

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 2, 2015—Visitors to the Saint Louis Art Museum can gain insight into the scholarly labeling of West African art—and consider whether such terms are accurate or useful—at a free lecture on Sept. 17 titled Beyond the Picture Frame: A Refreshed Look at Arts Identified as Senufo. The lecture complements Senufo: Art and… Read More »

Press release: Art Museum opens international exhibition of African art on June 28

ST. LOUIS, June 15—The Saint Louis Art Museum this summer presents Senufo: Art and Identity in West Africa, a rare selection of one of the most popular and best studied forms of African art from the West African countries of Côte d’Ivoire, Mali and Burkina Faso. The ticketed exhibition will be on view from June… Read More »