"African Art and Diversity of Forms and Ideas"

Welcome to The African Art Museum of Maryland (AAMM)

SPECIAL NOTICE:  The African Art Museum of MD (AAMM) is currently closed.  Please come and visit when we reopen on Thursday, August 25, 2022.

About Us

History

The African Art Museum of Maryland (AAMM), founded in 1980 as the first Museum in the planned community of Columbia, MD, is unique.  It is one of only three museums of its kind in the USA devoted exclusively to the art of Africa.  Of those three, it is the only one founded by an African American Read More About Our History!

On Exhibit

Art Objects

Short Talk of the Month

Each month the museum will feature a treasured object as part of our ‘Short Talks aka Short T’s series.  These pieces were donated to the museum from some of our wonderful donors.  Come back each month to explore a new museum object.  Listen to more information about the featured object at Short Talks.

Bundu Society Mask

(Liberia / Sierra Leone)

Donors:  Ben & Shirley VonDerheide

Listen to Short Talks

Recent Event at AAMM - Delegation from Uganda - February 5, 2022

Location

The Long Reach Village Center
8775 Cloudleap Court, Suite 112
Columbia, MD 21045
Thu. thru Sat. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Contact Us

Phone:  410.740.7411
info@africanartmuseum.org
Web: africanartmuseum.org
Twitter: @AfricanArtMM

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