From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Figure; Dogon Figure; both from Mali; Senufo Helmet, Ivory Coast

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Group of 4 Djenne Pots; Dogon Figure; Dogon Figure, all from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Figure holding a kora, Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Bamana Mask, suruku; Dogon Figure; Dogon Figure, all from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Bamana Mask, suruku; Dogon Figure, both from Mali; Kurumba Mask, Burkina Faso; Bankoni Figure, Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Kurumba Mask, Burkina Faso; Bankoni Figure; Dogon Mask, both from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Mask; Bankoni Figure, both from Mali; Bura Reliquary Vessel, Niger

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Horse and Rider; Dogon Ritual Container with Horse and Rider; Dogon Standing Figure, all from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Bura Reliquary Vessel, Niger; Dogon Horse and Rider; Dogon Ritual Container with Horse and Rider; Dogon Figure; Dogon Figure, all from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Figure; Dogon Horse and Rider; Dogon Ritual Container with Horse and Rider; Dogon Standing Figure, all from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Figure; Dogon Horse and Rider, both from Mali; Senufo Helmet, Ivory Coast

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Seated Male Figure in Ritual position; Dogon Figure, both from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Dogon Figure; Dogon Seated Male Figure in Ritual position, both from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Kurumba Mask, Burkina Faso; Bankoni Figure; Dogon Figure, both from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    Senufo Helmet, Ivory Coast; Bankoni Figure; Dogon Mask, both from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    A selection of Dogon and Djenne material from Mali

  • Installation view of "From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso"

    A selection of Bura and Djenne material from Mali

From the Desert’s Edge: Art from Mali & Burkina Faso

February 22, 2020April 11, 2020

 

The exhibition, on view through April 11, features over 60 sculptures in wood, iron, copper alloy and terracotta dating from the 11th to 19th centuries.

 

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