Victoria and Albert Museum

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The V&A holds a variety of material from Africa. The collections include important historic artefacts from Egypt, Ghana and Ethiopia, as well as ceramics, textiles and glassware from North Africa, and prints and photographs from southern Africa.

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In Black and White: Prints from Africa and the Diaspora (Paperback)

In Black and White: Prints from Africa and the Diaspora (Paperback)

Print has always been an art form for everyone – relatively cheap to produce and easy to distribute, and intended to be accessible to all. I…

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Event - 4 Corners: Design from the African Diaspora

Sat 13 September 2014 10:30

SPECIAL EVENT: Launched by Jon Daniel and Design Week in February 2013, 4 Corners is the first regular column by a mainstream publisher to showcase pioneering, emerging and established creative professionals from the African diaspora.

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