Monni Adams
Date of Birth  :
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Field of Expertise  :
Art and Anthropology
Educational background  :

M.A., at Columbia University in 1963

PhD.,Yale University.

Acheivements / Contributions  :

  • Dr. Adams has published and lectured extensively on her art research on Sumba, Indonesia and sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Much of her work has focused on visual art, but she has also recorded folklore, music, dance, and ritual.

  • She has made important contributions to the field of African art and much of her recent work has focused on the Well-speaking people of Canton Boo, Cote d’Ivoire.

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Bibliography  :
Designs for Living: Symbolic Communication in African Art ,Threads of life: A private collection of textiles from Indonesia and Sarawak : [exhibition] the Katonah Gallery, June 7-July 26, 1981,African Arts: August 1982, Volume XV, Number 4.