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Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum
This exhibition proposes a reframing of the conversation to consider the continuum of American folk art through the concept of “self-taught genius” as an elastic and enduring notion whose meaning has evolved over time.
May 13 – August 17, 2014
http://selftaughtgenius.org/
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Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art
January 21–April 23, 2014
This exhibition will explore the polemical yet fascinating ways in which fashion engages with art. http://www.folkartmuseum.org/folkcouture
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New #FolkCouture process videos posted! Gary Graham weaving. For more, visit http://folkartmuseum.org/folkcouture.

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New #FolkCouture process videos posted! Koos van der Akker's creative process. For more, visit http://folkartmuseum.org/folkcouture.

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alt_quilts: Sabrina Gschwandtner, Luke Haynes, Stephen Sollins
October 1, 2013–January 5, 2014
http://www.folkartmuseum.org/altquilts
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PHRENOLOGICAL HEAD
http://www.folkartmuseum.org/?p=folk&t=images&id=3491
Attributed to Asa Ames (1824–1851)
Evans, New York
c. 1850
Paint on wood
16 3/8 x 13 x 7 1/8 in.
American Folk Art Museum, bequest of Jeanette Virgin, 1981.24.1
Photo by John Parnell
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