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Cur-ATE: Africa and the Inner Eye

lacma inner eye textile

Cur-ATE: Africa and the Inner Eye

Tuesday 6/6 at 6:30pm 

LACMA

Tour the special exhibition The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts with Maite. Weave art and culinary history while viewing sculptures and textiles that explore the cross cultural themes of spirituality and transcendence. After the informal conversation enjoy an African-themed four-course meal at Ray’s & Stark Bar inspired by the evening’s theme by Chef Fernando Darin. ($90 members; $100 non-members)

Wine and specialty cocktails will be available for an additional cost.

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image: Ceremonial textile panel, late 19th-early 20th Century, Kuba culture, Shoowa people, raffia palm plain weave, embroidery with cut pile, 23¼ by 24-1/8 inches, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, gift of the 2009 Collectors Committee. ©Museum Associates / LACMA photo