Welcome to The Kinsey Collection
Welcome to The Kinsey Collection: Shared Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey – Where Art and History Intersect, a national touring exhibit of authentic and rare art, artifacts, books, documents and manuscripts that tell the often untold story of African American achievement and contribution. Read more…
NPR’s Allison Keyes reports from The Kinsey Collection gallery at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum in Baltimore.
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Special thanks to Allison Keyes at NPR for a great feature on one of our favorite media outlets.
The Kinsey Collection tour sponsored by Wells Fargo continues on to it’s last stop…The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture. If you live in the DMV area or are visiting, make sure you visit this wonderful museum to see the exhibit, as well as their permanent exhibit showcasing the incredible history and contributions of African Americans in Maryland.
The Kinsey Collection is on display at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum from November 2nd, 2013 through March 2nd, 2014
Guests to the American Adventure pavilion at Epcot can journey “between the pages” of history at a new art exhibit representing over 400 years of African-American achievement and contribution.
“Re-Discovering America: Family Treasures from the Kinsey Collection,” which opened March 8, draws from an extensive collection of rare art, documents, books and artifacts amassed by philanthropists Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, who share a passion for African-American history.
Their private collection has been displayed throughout the U.S., including in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. Approximately 40 pieces will be on display for Epcot guests at any given time on a rotating basis during the exhibit run. Learn more…