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SAM | Black Anatomy

2.17 - 6.30.2022 / All Day

Calendar: Exhibit
Categories: Visual Art
Age Groups: All

Spartanburg Art Museum (SAM) presents

Black Anatomy


an exhibition of contemporary art exploring the Black experience in contemporary culture.

February 17 - June 30 2022 | tues wed fri 10am - 5pm thurs 10am - 7pm sat 11am - 4pm sun + mon closed


This dynamic exhibition features artists who bring intimate and charged bodies of work that represent their present-day voices while simultaneously keeping a toe dipped in the waters of their collective past experiences. Sculptures, installations, paintings, and drawings illustrate their shared understanding of the Black experience in contemporary culture and reveal work that unfolds in tones of universal truths.


For more information, contact our Associate Curator, Ashleigh Shuler, by email at or call 864.582.7616 x 254.

This exhibition is generously sponsored by Davis + Walker Barnes, Michele + Halsey Cook, Alice + Ty Dawson, Leah Kent + Mici Fluegge, Misti + Kevin Hudson, Susu + George Dean Johnson, Jr., Leigh Ann + Ryan Langley, Vicki + Tom Nederostek, and Margaret + George Nixon.

opening reception 2.17.2022 | 5-8PM 

FREE and open to the public




IMAGE: "Black Body I" by Crystal Marshall




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