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Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design

Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design

Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design will feature Oscar Winner Ruth E. Carter's costumes from more than a dozen films on display in an exhibition exploring her perspective on Afrofuturism: the application of knowledge intertwined with imagination, self-expression, and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Exhibition Highlights:

55 costumes designed by Ruth E. Carter from films including Black Panther, Do the Right Thing, Selma, Malcolm X, Roots, Coming 2 America, and more
Immersive, interactive experiences including a Black Panther “Warrior Falls” photo opportunity
Afrofuturistic installation incorporating original artwork by Brandon Sadler
Original drawings, paintings, photographs, sketches, and mood boards
Descriptive text panels with supplemental digital materials

MoPOP (Museum of Pop Culture)
See website for ticketing information.
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM, every day through Jan 31, 2023.
MoPOP (Museum of Pop Culture)
325 5th Avenue N.
Seattle, Washington 98109
206-770-2700
info@mopop.org