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  • Exhibition on Swahili arts will feature objects shown in the U.S. for first time

    A major exhibition on the arts of the Swahili coast of Africa is a highlight of the new exhibitions at Krannert Art Museum. “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean” opens with a public reception Aug. 31. It includes jewelry, architectural elements, Arabic manuscripts, textiles and household objects.

    Photo by Julia Nucci Kelly

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  • Editor’s note: For more information about the exhibition, contact Julia Kelly at jkell@illinois.edu, or go to https://kam.illinois.edu/exhibition/world-horizon-swahili-arts-across-indian-ocean.