South Africa: The Art of a Nation — British Museum (Oct 2016)

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, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London 51.51897 -0.126501
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10 AM to 5.30 PM (Sat-Thu); 10 AM to 8.30 PM (Fri); Last entry 15 mins before closing
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£12
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The British Museum will be telling the story of South Africa through its art.

They'll be some of the earliest examples of human creativity all the way through to cutting-edge contemporary works. Starting with rock art and early sculptures, it will continue through to the colonial art of the 17th-century and the highly-charged and political works that categorised the 20th-century, when artists responded to apartheid and segregation.

The exhibition will include a wide range of significant objects, including some of the world's oldest art pieces.

 

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