Copyright © 2022 Fowler Museum. All Rights Reserved.

Sitemap Privacy Policy

Admission is Free | Open 12–5pm

Talk / Lecture

Fowler OutSpoken Conversation: Atta Kwami and Sylvester Ogbechie: Africa and Modernity

October 24, 2010 | 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Western approaches to Africa’s visual culture have until recently separated “traditional” from “modern,” as if the two categories had no common ground and only the former was authentically African. Artist and 2010 Philip L. Ravenhill Fellow, Atta Kwami, is joined by UC Santa Barbara art history professor Sylvester Ogbechie for an exploration of modernity and African art as embodied in university and local art practices in West Africa, specifically Ghana.

Upcoming Programs

See all programs
June 2022
July 2022
August 2022
September 2022
There are no programs that match your selection

Stay Connected

preloader