Pagne Africain Exhibition

Over the centuries, African textiles have served as carriers of stories, traditions and aesthetics, imbued with symbolism and meaning. Pagne Africain is a textile collection and exhibition collected by Nyanchama Okemwa, revealing the story and meanings behind the amazing textile traditions from across the continent. On Saturdays, you can take a small-group tour of Nyanchama Okemwa at 10am.

About the artist:

Nyanchama Okemwa is a pedagogist/anthropologist/philosopher/artist who is the founder and curator of Pagne Africain textile exhibition. She is also a decolonial expert with over 30 years of experience in anti-racism activism and a human rights advocacy.