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Exhibition of Haitian art to open at Jule Collins Smith Museum

Les SirènesAUBURN – The Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University will open an exhibition of Haitian art, “Lespri Endonptabl: Selected Works from the Winslow Anderson Collection of Haitian Art at the Huntington Museum of Art,” that will be on display from Aug. 20 through Oct. 29 in the Noel and Kathryn Dickinson Wadsworth Gallery and the Chi Omega–Hargis Gallery.

“Lespri endonptabl,” Haitian Creole for ‘the indomitable spirit,’ is an exhibition of 32 objects produced in Haiti between 1945 and 1990 depicting themes of everyday life, landscape, flora, fauna, agriculture, folklore and Voodoo.

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