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Teacher Workshop: In Conversation—"Power Figure (Nkisi Nkondi)"

February 20, 2014
Ryan Education Center, Classroom 2
$20; 2 CPDUs

Join African Art curator Kathleen Berzock in a conversation about the significance of this striking Power Figure and its importance within the larger context of African art and culture. This In Conversation program is part of a new series for teachers that takes place in the museum’s galleries and features guest artists, curators, and educators discussing in depth select works of art from the Art Institute’s collection. For additional Teacher Workshops please visit the Teacher Programs Calendar.

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 Power Figure (Nkisi Nkondi), early 19th century. Vili. Republic of Congo. Ada Turnbull Hertle Endowment.