Theater of Belief: Afro-Atlantic Masking Photographs by Phyllis Galembo
Date: Thursday, January 23, 2014
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Frankie G. Weems Art Gallery
January 23: opening reception, 4-6 p.m.
Shuttle buses to NCSU African American Cultural Center for their opening
February 12: Phyllis Galembo lecture, Jones Aud., 7 pm
February 13: Panel discussion NCSU AACC
Large scale images in this exhibition explore the many aspects of masking, a complex, mysterious and profound tradition in which participants transcend the physical world and enter the spiritual realm. In these arresting portraits, Galembo exposes an ornate code of political, artistic, theatrical, social, and religious symbolism and commentary.
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