Cultural Expressions

September 24, 2016 – Permanent

Pair of white and black Run-D.M.C. Superstar 80s sneakers made by Adidas

National Museum of African American History and Culture
15th St. and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC

4th Floor, Culture Galleries

This exhibition serves as an introduction to the concept of African American and African diaspora culture. It examines style (identity, political expression, and attitudes expressed in clothing, dress, hair, and jewelry), food and foodways, artistry, and creativity through craftsmanship, social dance and gesture, and language.