WHAT: "Living in Style," on view at Orlando Museum of Art, presents beautifully crafted objects created in traditional African societies. Not only did were these objects aesthetically pleasing, they had important functions in daily life.
Included in the exhibit are domestic implements, containers, furniture, weapons, jewelry and apparel. The form and decoration of the objects communicate the values and beliefs of the African societies represented, while also appealing to the eye.
The works in "Living in Style: African Art of Everyday Life" are from the Collection of William D. and Norma Canelas Roth.
WHERE: Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave., Orlando
WHEN: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, exhibit runs through June 30
COST: $8, $7 seniors and students, $5 ages 4-17, free ages 3 and younger
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