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November 17

NEA Grant to Fund African-American Biblical Imagery Exhibit at MOBIA

MOBIA is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $21,000 planning grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the exhibition Ashe to Amen: African-Americans and Biblical Imagery. Set to debut during African-American History Month, in February 2013, the exhibit will feature artists who have been inspired by the biblical narrative and will highlight art forms of the spoken, poetic and sung word. For more information, read the press release (PDF) on the announcement.