Month: October 2015

Kongolese Heritage in the USA

“500 Years of African Presence in Florida and European Presence in the Kongo Region” Robin Poynor, University of Florida Professor of Art History, School of Art + Art History “Kongo Practices of Commemoration Carried Across the Atlantic” Hein Vanhee, Curator, Royal Museum for Central Africa “Connecting African American Art to Kongo Culture” Susan Cooksey, Harn Curator of African Art