Current exhibitions and displays

  • Slavery culture & collecting, 
London sugar & slavery, LSS, Docklands

    Slavery, culture & collecting

    15 September 2018 - 15 September 2019

    By exploring the life of slave-owner and art collector George Hibbert, this challenging display investigates the role of Western culture in disseminating perception of African civilisation as inferior, which ultimately perpetuated the slave trade.

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  • Secret Rivers, announcement, Docklands

    Secret Rivers

    24 May - 27 October 2019

    Discover the secrets of London's historic waterways and the art they have inspired at our major exhibition.

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    The Krios of Sierra Leone

    27 September 2019 - 27 September 2020

    A new display exploring the unique and largely untold history, heritage and culture of the Krio people of Sierra Leone.