The exhibit includes about 50 pieces from the north coastal region of New Guinea, which was explored extensively in the late 1800s through the early 20th century, resulting in important anthropological studies, publications and exhibits displaying the unique art of the Lake Sentani and Humboldt Bay region.
Its a rare chance to see primitive works mostly held in European collections. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Through August 28. The Menil Collection, 1515 Sul Ross. For information, call 713-525-9400 or visit www.menil.org. Free.
Wednesdays-Sundays. Starts: May 6. Continues through Aug. 28, 2011