The Yard

A montage of sculptures, pictures, situations, actions and interventions
2008, Sep 19, Fri — 2008, Oct 26, Sun

THE YARD can be seen as homage to Cheikh Anta Diop, whose research on the historical influences of African science and philosophy on Europe made a vital contribution to the ideological foundations of the anti-colonial struggle. In 1954, the Senegalese archaeologist wrote: We have to do our duty with respect to Europe. We must help it to recover from its old customs, which are rooted in colonialism….’