Thursday, June 15, 2006

Real Airport Art

Cultural Expressions

AIRPORT PYLONS Sankofa SingsAfrican art and artifacts from the 19th century are on display. Part of the City’s permanent collection, these items are a sampling from the opening exhibition at the City of Austin’s new George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center. Titled Sankofa Sings, these authentic items include a hand carved Bolo mask, cast bronze Bamileke Gongs, and intricate wood carvings. Pictured at right is Seated Male Figure with Beard.
On display through June 27, 2006.
Location: Ten pylonsLevel: Concourse across from Gates 7-12

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