bhm event: Growing up Black – photographs by Dennis Morris
Hackney Museum is thrilled to announce that the celebrated photographer Dennis Morris, has generously donated over 100 of his early photographs to our collection. These personal and important pictures provide a real insight into Black British culture. A short documentary by Kwaku Mensah of an interview with Dennis telling his inspirational story on the streets he grew up in. Inspired by Dennis, a group of young people to part in a project to produce their own work. These photographs will be dispalyed as part of the exhibition.
Hackney Museum, Technology and Learning Centre, 1 Reading Lane, Hackney, London, E8 1GQ
02 October 2009 – 23 January 2010