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Bray Lecture: An Introduction to West African Art

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Presented by Flint Institute of Arts at Flint Institute of Arts, Flint MI

Apr 08 2016
Bray Lecture: An Introduction to West African Art

Guest Lecturer
Michael Farrell

There is a fundamental difference between the subjective world view that predominates in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Western objective view of the world. This presentation will examine how this subjective view manifests itself in the art of West Africa, and its uses and purposes as part of daily life and the pan-African experience.

Professor Michael Farrell believes that there is a profound difference between looking and seeing. He is a professor of art history and

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