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OPENING EVENT

Ukara: Ritual Cloth of the Ekpe Secret Society
OPENING EVENT
Friday, May 15, 2015
4:30pm to 7:00pm
Hood Auditorium
Sponsored By: 
Hood Museum of Art
Intended Audiences: Public
Categories: Arts , Free Food , Lectures & Seminars

15 May, Friday, 4:30–7:00 p.m.
OPENING EVENT
Ukara: Ritual Cloth of the Ekpe Secret Society
Introductory Remarks, Panel Discussion, and Performance Eli Bentor, Professor of Art History at Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, will speak briefly on the history of ukara cloth and moderate a discussion with five members of the Ekpe secret society from Maryland. A performance by the Ekpe members and reception will follow in Lathrop and Kim Galleries, respectively.

For more information, contact: 
Alison Palizzolo

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

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