The Black Chronicles ‘ Black Victorians exhibition. As part of Birmingham’s official Black History month. Opening on Mon 14th Oct to Sat 27th Oct, this pop up exhibition showcases photographs that present a unique snapshot of black lives and experiences in nineteenth and early twentieth-century Britain.
These portraits of individuals of African and Asian heritage bear witness to Britain’s imperial history of empire and expansion. They highlight an important and complex black presence in Britain before 1948, a watershed moment when the Empire Windrush brought the first large group of Caribbean immigrants to Britain.
Presented by Blackstory Partnership for further info contact Info@birminghamblackhistorymonth.co.uk.
Medicine Bakery Gallery
69A New St, Birmingham, B2 4DU.