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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

International Museum Day 2011: Reminiscences and tales of Africa

“… I come from the Elephant Coast
Reminiscences and narratives from a collector of African art
Bruno Finocchiaro was born in Libya of Italian origins and for almost 30 years lived and worked in the Elephant Coast. This is where he put together his collections of art objects from West Africa, coming into frequent contact with people from the various ethnic groups that inhabit the general region. In this current outreach, the collector presents a selection of objects from his collection to the public, explains their significance, narrates their history and remembers how they came into his possession.
The face of the moon
Stories from Africa with Sassa Voulgari
In a dialogue with these objects, storyteller Sassa Voulgari tells stories from Africa to children and adults.

Duration14/05/2011
PlaceAthens, Greece
Benaki Museum
Pireos Street Annexe
Hours11.00-14.00
OrganizationBenaki Museum

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