Exploring the History of African American Visual Artists in Missouri

Feb 6 – May 9, 2024

Ellis Library

1st Floor, Collonade Cases

University of Missouri-Columbia





A new exhibit explores the history of African American Art in Missouri in the 20th and 21st centuries through the work of ten artists, with a special emphasis on artwork in the collection of the State Historical Society of Missouri, as well as artists associated with Mid Missouri and the University of Missouri-Columbia. The public is invited to view the exhibit at Ellis Library, Colonnade cases, on the Mizzou campus. 

A curator's talk by Dr. Joan Stack will be presented on Feb. 23, 3 p.m., at the University of Missouri Ellis Library, Room 114A. The public is invited.