James Barnor’s archive was produced during a career spanning more than 60 years. It covers a remarkable period in history, creating a narrative marked by his passionate interest in people and cultures. Through the medium of portraiture, Barnor’s photographs represent societies in transition: Ghana moving towards independence and London becoming a cosmopolitan, multicultural metropolis.
Includes an essay by Kobena Mercer People Get Ready: James Barnor's Route Map of Afro-Modernity and photographs by James Barnor.
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