Iwalewa-Haus Bayreuth is featuring Iwalewa – Quatre vues de l’Afrique contemporaine, an exhibiton project in collaboration with the art space MC2a Migrations Culturelles (Bordeaux)andthe University of Bordeaux. This exhibition includes four parts being shown in four different spaces located in Bordeaux.
The Iwalewa-Haus unravels some parts of its own collections spanning from the 1930s until today. Aspects of Nigerian modernism related to the Oshogbo workshops und the School of Nsukka takes center stage. Building from this archive, the exhibition travels to the region of East Africa by taking a closer look at studio photography, contemporary art, popular music, video as well as fashion.