Then we went to the V&A for the Staying Power exhibition of black photographers' work. Small, but stunning, and much more accessible to the students than the more conceptual work. I took a few random photos.
|Yinka Shonibare's photographic set echoing The Rake's Progress with a black protagonist|
|'In the room the women come and go / Talking of Michelangelo|
|And talking of Michelangelo… (from the Cast Room)|
|Netsuke of a badger wrapped in a lotus leaf|
|Detail from an Eastern tile|
|Shiva Stamping on the Dwarf of Ignorance (my favourite for the new university logo)|
|A propitious cow|