Please note: West Building is now closed through October 7, 2022, to complete an exciting reinstallation of the People’s Collection. During this time enjoy free exhibitions on view in East Building, indoor and outdoor events and programming, and the 164-acre Museum Park. We’re excited to welcome visitors back to a new Museum experience starting October 8, 2022. Learn more about the opening weekend celebration.

Pop-Up Art: Exploring Egúngúns

Enjoy the fun of drop-in, art-making activities for all ages popping up across the Museum galleries. This month, discover the dazzling masquerade costumes on view in the special exhibition Powers Concealed: Egúngúns from Africa and America and create your own embellished textile panel.

Image: Yoruba artists, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Nigeria, Egúngúns Masquerade Ensemble (paka egúngún), circa 1930—50, cloth, wood, and buttons, H. approx. 60 in., Purchased with funds provided through a bequest from Lucile E. Moorman


Nov 06, 2022


12:00 PM - 3:00 PM




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