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Malick Sidibé: The Eye of Modern Mali

October 6, 2016 - January 15, 2017

Free

The first major solo exhibition in the UK of the late Malian photographer. Sidibé is known for his black-and-white images chronicling the lives and culture of the Malian capital, Bamako, in the wake of the country’s independence. The exhibition will present 45 original prints from the 1960s and 1970s around three defined themes: ‘Au Fleuve Niger / Beside the Niger River’, ‘Tiep à Bamako / Nightlife in Bamako’, and ‘Le Studio / The Studio’.

Details

Start:
October 6, 2016
End:
January 15, 2017
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Somerset House
South Wing, The Strand
London, WC2R 1LA United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 (0) 20 7759 1999