Listen as well as look at this intriguing exhibition Toyin Ojih Odutola’s A Countervailing Theory at the Barbican Curve where Peter Adjaye’s three-part soundscape forms the soundtrack to this narrative.
A collection of large monochrome drawings recount the myth of an ancient African society. I’ve included some (slightly bleached out due to the low lighting levels) of the forty drawings which vary in size and height throughout the 90 metre wall space.
Experience your own virtual walk through using this link then come back to some of the images here.
The story may be imagined but the theme is eternally relevant.