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Preserving Cultural Heritage through the Arts

  • Smithsonian National Museum of African Art 950 Independence Avenue Southwest Washington, DC, 20560 United States (map)

Celebrate African Heritage Month with the National Museum of African Art and members of the local and global African diaspora community! Docent-led highlights tours will kick off the evening, followed by a community discussion featuring artists and cultural entrepreneurs. Join the conversation as we discuss the preservation and retention of cultural heritage through arts and crafts, technology, language, visual arts, and creative economies. How can the diaspora community engage with traditional and contemporary African arts to contribute, innovate, and educate?

Earlier Event: September 5
FREE Beginner Dance Lesson