Exhibition: Feeding Black: Community, Power & Place

This exhibition runs from Fri, 16th Jul 2021 to Sat, 9th Apr 2022. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Sun,
26th Sep 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Wed,
29th Sep 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Thu,
30th Sep 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Fri,
1st Oct 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Sat,
2nd Oct 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Sun,
3rd Oct 2021  
(10am - 5pm)
Wed,
6th Oct 2021  
(10am - 5pm)

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

Cost: Free of Charge


Food is central to what it means to be part of a diasporic community – one that demonstrates the connections Londoner's have with the rest of the world. For many years, entrepreneurial food businesses have thrived across South East London feeding and providing produce from home to African and Caribbean communities.

This exhibition, Feeding Black spotlight fours of these businesses, and their owners, to explore how they are much more than the services and goods they provide to their communities, but act as vital spaces to untangle questions around politics, culture and heritage in an ever-changing city.

Feeding Black presents these stories through objects, recipes and videos along with newly commissioned photography by Jonas Martinez and original oral histories and soundscapes by Kayode 'Kayodeine' Gomez, - all of which will be collected and considered for acquisition by the museum for its permanent London collection.


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets at this website


Location

Museum of London Docklands,

No.1 Warehouse, West India Dock Road, London,
E14 4AL

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