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
  • Gina Adams
    born 1965
  • wooden display stand, 2013
  • wood, carving
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Gallery 408
  • 2014.0034.RA01
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