Mami Wata: Art for Water Spirits. Africa and its Diasporas

HENRY JOHN DREWAL
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and its Diasporas
The images included in this exhibition present a broad overview of some of the movements, images, and ideas that have played major roles in the arts for Mami Wata. These include African images celebrating ancient and indigenous water spirits, global examples that demonstrate trans cultural nature, and contemporary ideological and theological controversies concerning good and evil.