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An Interview between Langlands & Bell, Gus Caseley-Hayford and Jonathan Watkins


Gus Casley-Hayford (Director Smithsonian Museum, Washington DC) and Jonathan Watkins (Director Ikon).

In anticipation of Langlands & Bell’s postponed exhibition The Past Is Never Dead…it’s not Even Past at Gallery 1957, Ghana, Gus Casley-Hayford (Director, V&A East) and Jonathan Watkins (Director, Ikon and Curator of this exhibition) join Langlands & Bell, to discuss a range of issues raised by the artists’ new body of works, which explore the architecture of the ‘Slave Forts’ built on the coast of Ghana by European traders following the construction of the Elmina Castle by the Portuguese in 1482.

Read the full interview here and the exhibition press release here.

Explore Langlands & Bell’s Ikon exhibition Internet Giants: Masters of the Universe here.

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