These works build on the success of the Art Fund Collection of Middle Eastern Photography at the V&A and the British Museum, which was acquired in 2009 and 2010.
Art Fund Collection of Middle Eastern Photography (2012) by Various, 19972011
© Nermine Hammam
- Art Fund grant:
- £41,903 ( Total: £41,903)
- Acquired in:
- Various vendors
These new works are featured in 'Light from the Middle East: New Photography', the first major museum exhibition of contemporary Middle Eastern photography. This will be followed by a national and international tour. The Art Fund has given the two museums grants over £150,000 for the collection and additional support for the tour of the collection.
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