Bethpage Federal Credit Union Global Explorations at the HUM: The Great Art Caper

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March 08, 2014 through August 29, 2014

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Hofstra University Museum, David Filderman Gallery


Young elementary, Tween


Description: Join your guide, Detective Art. E. Fact, at the David Filderman Gallery to uncover clues to help solve a mystery in the exhibition ‘Spirit and Identity: Melanesian Works from the Hofstra University Museum Collections.’ This original exhibition showcases, for the first time, an extraordinary aspect of the HUM collections, offering a range of ethnographic artworks and objects created by members of the distinct regional communities of the South Pacific. Works feature ancestral figures, ceremonial masks, warrior shields, and ritualized practical objects crafted from natural materials.

Address: Hempstead Turnpike, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: 516-463-5672