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Museum of Anthropology

1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

The Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University creates awareness of global cultures by collecting, protecting, managing, and exhibiting archaeological artifacts, ethnographic objects, and visual arts of past and present peoples, and providing opportunities for intercultural learning.

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336.758.5282

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moa.wfu.edu

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Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of... 12/3 10am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The...

Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico 12/3 10am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit’s centerpiece is a traditional ofrenda, an altar with...

Resonance: Musical Instruments in the African Diaspora

Resonance: Musical Instruments in the African... 12/3 10am

Arts & Entertainment, Music, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

To the musician, a resonant object is an instrument that picks up on the right frequencies and produces the most melodious sound. To the museum-goer, a...

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art... 12/3 10am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic...

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of... 12/6 10am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The...

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