Delfina Foundation

The Colonial Past and Contemporary International Collecting

This podcast brings you the event recording of De-constructing Collections: The Colonial Past and Contemporary International Collecting. Taking place on 8 March 2018, the talk explored the colonial history of collecting within the UK, and curatorial and artistic strategies to continue to collect and create new meaning for collections both in the UK and internationally.

Speakers: Avani Tanya, Claire Wintle, and Nana Oforiatta-Ayim
Moderator: Devika Singh

This talk forms part of the public talks series curated by Rose Lejeune for our Collecting as Practice programme.

Image: Photograph, Victoria and Albert Museum, view of cases in South Court, gelatin silver print (detail), ca. 1905. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Music: Matt Robertson. Little Speaker, Forecast