Triennial Symposium on African Art
Mark your calendars: March 28-April 1, 2007
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
The 14th Triennial Symposium on African Art will be hosted by the University of Florida's College of Fine Arts, School of Art and Art History, Center for African Studies, and the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art. Gainesville is the site for the conference, and the theme will be Global Africa. Robin Poynor and Rebecca Nagy are the Co-Chairs of the conference, and Victoria Rovine is the Program Chair. Susan Cooksey and Carol Thompson have planned Museum Day. Bonnie Bernau, Director of Education at the Harn, and Agnes Leslie, Outreach Director for the Center for African Studies, have organized Outreach Day.
Please remember that you must be a member of ACASA in order to participate in the Triennial. We encourage you to renew your membership now if it has lapsed! Annual membership is based on the calendar year.
Right: Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art and Cultural Plaza.
Background: Kuba people, Democratic Republic of Congo; Woman's Skirt (detail); 20th century, Raffia, natural dyes; Estimated: 32 1/2 in. x 19 ft. 8 in. Gift of Rod McGalliard
This event has been financed in part by a Tourist Development Tax Grant from the Alachua County Board of