Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Global and Indigenous Art
  • 26-Jul-2014 - 12-Apr-2015
  • Gallery 404, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Works
maira-ndu (double ancestor figure)
nggwalndu (male spirit figure)
portion of a lintel with hornbill birds
Honoring Modern Unidentified .3
Honoring Modern Unidentified .4
Honoring Modern Unidentified .5
Honoring Modern Unidentified .9
wooden display stand
wooden display stand
wooden display stand
wooden display stand
pair of beaded moccasins
pipe bag
  • Arapaho peoples
  • pipe bag, late 1800s–1975
  • buckskin, beads, pigment, quills, sinew, beading
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1277
#11 - That the Creator free me from all that is not of Him, and that the one who has no equal (the Prophet) set me on the straight path.
#19 - The favors I have received from God do not exist in this universe. In this I have succeeded.
Amadou Bamba calming the lion in the desert
  • Mor Gueye
    born circa 1925
  • Amadou Bamba calming the lion in the desert, 1999
  • reverse painting on glass
  • Gift of Caroline Jewers in memory of Babacar Ndiaye (b. 11.11.1967 in Kebemer, Senegal), husband of Selbee Diouf, father of Awa and Rokhaya, killed 12.11.2007 in Algiers.
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0010
reverse glass painting depicting students with writing boards
standing female figure
spirit figure
dispatch case
betrothal necklace
wedding necklace
wearing blanket
nyoga (women's ceremonial headdress)
agbogho mmuo mask