African Vision: The Walt Disney-Tishman African Art Collection

February 15, 2007 – March 31, 2009

National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

North Gallery, Sublevel 1 Floor Plan

On view are 88 pieces from this comprehensive 525-piece collection of African art representing 20 African countries and 75 peoples and covers 5 centuries of African art, including most major styles ranging from a highly abstract Cameroon mask to a naturalistic carved wooden male figure from Madagascar. Many of the works inspired such 20th-century artists as Picasso and Juan Gris.