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.

POSTPONED: Virtual Symposium: Collections and Restitutions Best Practices for North American Museums Holding Historic African Objects

This symposium centers on issues of restitution and repatriation of African art and visual culture in North American museum collections and features curators who are exploring ways to guide museum priorities, processes, and policies regarding these issues.

Support provided by the Robert Lee Humber Lectures Endowment.

If you do not receive a confirmation email or for additional questions on the content of this program, email Maria Lopez, manager of film and lecture programs.

We are working to make our content accessible. If you need live captions or an ASL interpreter or have another request, email Felicia Ingram.

Image: Edo artist, Leopard Hip Pendant, circa 18th century, cast brass and copper inlay, H. 9 — W. 5 1/2 — D. 2 1/2 in., Purchased with funds from the bequest of W. R. Valentiner, by exchange


Dec 04, 2021


12:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Free; registration required
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Wednesday through Sunday, from 10 am to 5 pm

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