“Visionary” exhibition teaches new ways to see the passion burning in Africa’s art

Efik peoples; Nigeria; Early 20th century; Wood, skin, plant fiber, bone, dye. Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company Diverse, dynamic and by turns fierce and delicate, “Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa’s Art,” a new exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art, uses …