Fury as Chinese Museum Compares Black People to Animals
A museum in China has removed an exhibition that showed photographs of animals with portraits of black Africans, sparking complaints of racism. The exhibition titled, This Is Africa, at the Hubei Provincial Museum displayed a series of diptychs, each one containing a photo of an African person paired with the face of an animal.
This is Africa, 18 October 2017
A Chinese museum was forced to remove an exhibit comparing Africans to animals when critics pointed out how "astonishingly offensive" it was. The Exhibition showcased photography… Read more »
- Publication Date:
- 16 October 2017
The portraits of Africans alongside animals.