The Western Gallery is temporarily closed to the public.
Programs and events have been canceled or postponed until further notice.
We look forward to welcoming you back to the gallery as soon as we can.

Please enjoy our virtual exhibitions.

Spellbinding Beauty: Selections from the Lehmann African Art Collection

October 3 through November 23, 2010

This exhibition of powerful sculptural objects and brilliantly colored textiles from the Lehmann African Art Collection is divided into three areas emphasizing devotional, honorary, and utilitarian objects to highlight a range of aspects of African culture. Monique Kerman, an instructor at Western who specializes in African Art, has selected powerful sculptural objects and brilliantly colored textiles from Hans and Thelma Lehmann's collection to highlight a range of aspects of African culture.