Paths to Safan: Power, Place and Sanctuary in Asmat Art

29 January to 31 July 2018
  • Viewing hours
    10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday
    10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday
    10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday
    Noon-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

    American Museum of Asmat Art at the University of St. Thomas
    The Gallery, second floor, east end, Anderson Student Center

    Free and open to the public

    Handicap accessible
    For accessibility requests: (651) 962-6315

    Location and parking directions: www.stthomas.edu/campusmaps

The American Museum of Asmat Art at the University of St. Thomas presents an exhibition examining ancestors in Asmat art and the art forms and ceremonies that help their spirits find sanctuary in safan - the land of the ancestors.

Reception Friday, April 6, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Curated by Dr. Eric Kjellgren, American Museum of Asmat Art director, assisted by Floris Lafontant and Jason Burnett, art history graduate students