Brush Art Gallery at SLU to present exhibition “Sacred Symbols in Sequins: Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags” Oct. 21 - Dec. 12
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 5:20 pm

CANTON — St. Lawrence University’s Richard F. Brush Art Gallery will present the exhibition “Sacred Symbols in Sequins: Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags” from Oct. 21 to Dec. 12.

Haitian Vodou is a syncretic religion that blends the sacred iconographies of Africa, the Americas and Europe.

A lecture by author and UCLA Professor of English Donald Cosentino titled “Haiti, Art, and the Gods of Vodou,” will take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Griffiths Arts Center, Room 123.

For more information visit www.stlawu.edu/gallery.