CLOSED – Current Exhibit: Art of Africa: One Continent, Limitless Vision, August 26, 2017 – February 11, 2018

Posted on Aug 1, 2017


Art of Africa: One Continent, Limitless Vision explores the colors, shapes, and textures of Africa through pieces from the Clinton Presidential Center’s archives as well as from President Bill Clinton’s own personal collection. The exhibit features a dynamic presentation of textiles, paintings, sculpture, jewelry and clothing given as gifts to President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton by African Heads of State and as personal gifts by the artisans who created them. Additionally, this exhibit immerses visitors in Africa’s diverse spirit of artistic expression across time that continues to evolve today. From hand-painted ostrich eggs and an elephant hair fly swatter to a bronze sculpture and leopard oil painting, Art of Africa: One Continent, Limitless Vision brings rare artifacts from Africa to Arkansas.