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Workshop Wednesdays 2020: The Eyes Have It

April 1 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Cancelled due to COVID-19 precautions

The Eyes Have It
. Credit Line: Museum purchase (Congo /Gabon)
April 1
1:30–3:30 p.m.

Learn about the art of the kingdom of Benin and how its artists used a stylized African eye motif throughout their sculpture. Then, breakdown the shapes of this traditional design element to create your own contemporary abstract work of art. Emphasis will be placed on the elements of art—line, shape, color, and texture—and the principles of balance, rhythm, emphasis, and harmony.

Participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
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Date:
April 1
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 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