Alphabété: The World Through the Eyes of Frédéric Bruly Bouabré

June 20, 2018 – February 25, 2019

11:00 am

See details below for exact dates and times.

Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive Map

View an original pictographic alphabet as well as brightly colored postcard-size illustrations from this contemporary African artist and poet.

Caption: Frédéric Bruly Bouabré (Cheik Nadro) (Côte d'Ivoire, 1923–2014), A yellowed banana offering a divine painting, here, “the sword” plays the role of a sacred prince favorable to a sweet union. (Une banana jaunie offrant une divine peinture, ici, “l’épée” joue le role d’un prince sacré favorable à une douce union.), 2006. Colored pencil and ink on cardstock. Gift of Stefan Simchowitz, 2018.18

When:
Ongoing every day from June 20, 2018 through February 25, 2019.
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where:
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive Map
Admission:

Cantor Arts Center: Open Wed-Mon, 11am - 5pm, Thurs until 8pm. CLOSED TUES

Tags:

Arts Education International Visual Humanities Exhibition Film Literary 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
723-4177
More info:
Visit this website