Sculptures from West Africa

This major exhibition presents exquisite examples of brass, copper, stone and terracotta sculpture from West Africa.

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Exhibition introduction

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Exhibition introduction

An introduction to the exhibition Kingdom of Ife: sculptures from West Africa.
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Exhibition opening

A special gathering of dignitaries and chiefs to mark the opening of the exhibition.
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Ife remembered

Godfrey Abeshin, in conversation with curator Hassan Arero, remembers the Ife of his childhood.
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Ife uncovered

Professor John Picton and metallurgist Paul Craddock discuss the meaning and the making of the sculptures.
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Ife: a night at the Museum

A poem written and performed by Inua Ellams. Music composed and performed by George Taylor.
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