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Express Talk: Wearable Art

April 12, 2017
12:00PM12:30PM
Meet in Galley 100
Free with museum admission

Garments painstakingly created for splendid formal occasions find a home in the collections of the Art Institute. Join museum educator Becky Manuel in our African, Ancient American, and Asian galleries for a discussion of this remarkable raiment.

Yoruba, Odo-Ona Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. Owned by Oba (King) Dele Adeshina of Odo-Ona Ilorin. Royal Tunic, Early/mid-20th century.