Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths
For more than two millennia, ironworking has shaped African cultures in the most fundamental ways. Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths reveals the history of invention and technical sophistication that led African blacksmiths to transform one of Earth’s most basic natural resources into objects of life-changing utility, empowerment, prestige, spiritual potency, and astonishing artistry.
Date & Time
Feb 27, 2019 through Oct 20, 2019
10:00AM - 5:30PM
Smithsonian National Museum of African Art 950 Independence Avenue SW Washington 20560 DC US https://www.naturalawakeningsdc.com/businesses/dc-washington-smithsonian-national-museum-of-african-art