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PostPosted: Wed Nov 11, 2009 11:37 am 
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At the Horniman Museum, south east London http://www.horniman.ac.uk/ :

Fabric of a Nation: Textiles and Identity in Modern Ghana
Sat 28 Nov - Sun 28 Feb 2010

Fabric of a Nation focuses on the role of printed cloths and their design as an expression of cultural, social and political identity in modern Ghana, cutting across ethnic and language differences. This exhibition reveals that these beautiful fabrics play an integral role in many aspects of daily life such as ceremonies, politics and religion. Balcony Gallery, Free admission. http://www.horniman.ac.uk/exhibitions/c ... xhib_id=95

A British Museum touring exhibition, supported through the generosity of the Dorset Foundation

Visit the Horniman Museum for their Thursday Late event:

Fabric of a Nation Revealed
Thurs 26 Nov 7 - 8pm

Join Helen Wolf from The British Museum and find out more about west African textiles and the important role they play in many aspects of daily life. Enjoy an opportunity to view our new exhibition Fabric of a Nation: Textiles and Identity in Modern Ghana. Music Gallery Performance Space, Free admission.

Please book in advance for the event by emailing marketing@horniman.ac.uk or calling 020 8699 1872 ext 196.

Horniman Museum & Gardens, 100 London Rd, Forest Hill, London, SE23 3PQ


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