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Objects of the Week Archive

Object of the Week for March 8

Powerful Women Artists

In Mickalene Thomas' 2010 "Portrait of Mnonja," the model shows confidence and dignity as she reclines. In addition to paint, this artwork is also made of rhinestones, glitter, and sequins. Have you ever made a painting with things other than paint?

SAAM's Meet the Artist: Mickalene Thomas on "Portrait of Mnonja"