Experience how the body is explored, adorned, and transformed as inspired by the newly reinstalled Arts of Africa Global gallery.
• Explore body transformation, circus style, during a live performance and workshop presented by Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble.
• Test your balance in a tightrope walking workshop led by Trenton Circus Squad and inspired by Yinka Shonibare’s “Lady Walking a Tightrope.”
• Wrap your body in your own custom designed African textile print in a workshop led by textile designer and printer, Angela Pilgrim.
• Adorn your head with a hair crown in a workshop led by artist, Adebunmi Gbadebo.
Program also includes:• H
ands-on MakerSPACE Drop-Ins • Family Gallery Workshops• Gallery tours• Planetarium shows, including Skywatchers of Africa
About Second Sundays
Second Sundays is a series for all ages and takes place each month from October through June. Programs are designed to showcase the Museum’s special exhibitions and permanent collections and enhance the gallery experience.
Unless otherwise noted, all Second Sundays programs are included with general museum admission.
Second Sundays presented by: