“Zé Dianbo, Mimito, and Detinha De Xangô : Three Religious Artists in Bahia, Brazil”
Sunday, December 09, 2012
2:00 PM Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall
Charles Daniel Dawson
Independent Scholar, Photographer, and Filmmaker
Celebrates the vitality and vision of three African Brazilian artists—Zé Diabo (José Adariao dos Santos), Mimito (Clodomir Menezes da Silva), and Detinha de Xangô (Valdete Ribeiro da Silva)—whose contemporary creations reflect inspiration from Yoruba, Congo-Angola, Fon, and other indigenous African religions and technologies.
Sponsored by Friends of African and African American Art