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The “Reel-life” Warriors of Wakanda Tour

March 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Knife (emambele)
Mangbetu artist
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Knife (emambele)
Late 19th to early 20th century
Iron, wood
43.5 x 21.8 x 4.4 cm (17 1/8 x 8 9/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Gift of Dr. Glen Rhodes, 2002-19-9
Photograph by Franko Khoury
March 25
11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Space is limited; please RSVP via Eventbrite

Black Panther fans, arm yourselves with knowledge of Africa’s arts and cultures! On this special docent-led tour (only offered for a limited time) explore the historical artistic influences that inspired the Afrofuturistic warriors of Wakanda on the big screen. Discover your inner Dora Milaje and T’Challa while exploring African art history and considering themes both “reel” and real. This fun and interactive tour is suitable for all ages—don’t miss out!

Free and open to the public

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Organizer

National Museum of African Art
Phone:
202-633-4600
Website:
http://africa.si.edu

Venue

National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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Phone:
202.633.4600
Website:
africa.si.edu