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LaSirène’s Mirror: Reflections of Sustained Resistance through Art and Vodou
installation shot of Cosmic Mirrors exhibition at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Join the museum and two exceptional doctors from NSU for an in-depth lecture building on themes of Haitian Art and Culture.
Since its inception, Haiti, the second free republic in the Americas, has grappled with enduring misconceptions about its people and the role of Vodou. Haitian artists have been pivotal in visually capturing the cultural interpretations of Vodou, using artistic imagery to document the essence and significance of the tradition's resistance to colonization. Rooted in Vodou, Haitian inhabitants have preserved an epistemology of liberation through visual depictions—a legacy continued by artists ... view more »
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Pre-Talk Tour Of Cosmic Mirrors: Haitian Art Highlights from the Collection Exhibition starts at 2:00 pm. Talk is free with museum admission.