Points of Departure: Photography from Senegal by Mamadou Gomis and Judith Quaz | University of Oxford

Points of Departure: Photography from Senegal by Mamadou Gomis and Judith Quaz

Event date
12 May 2014 to 7 Sep 2014
Event time
10:00 - 16:30
Venue
Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3PP
Venue details

Entry via the Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Event type
Exhibitions
Event cost
Free entry
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

This exhibition examines the phenomenon of migration, by placing the transatlantic slave trade and contemporary migration from West Africa in a single frame. The photographs document migrant's absences as they are felt by the families they left behind in pursuit of a better life.