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“Zé Dianbo, Mimito, and Detinha De Xangô : Three Religious Artists in Bahia, Brazil”

Sunday, December 09, 2012

2:00 PM

  • For Everyone

 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