Home - Black Gods in Exile

Photos by Pierre Verger and Mario Cravo Neto



"Black Gods in Exile" is a project of the Goethe-Institut and the Pierre Verger Foundation Salvador/Bahia, in cooperation with the Museum of Ethnology Berlin-Dahlem, the Museum of World Cultures Frankfurt a.M., the Linden-Museum Stuttgart, the State Museum of Ethnology Munich and the publishing house Das Wunderhorn Heidelberg.

The organizers thank the patrons, sponsors and partners:

Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation

German Federal Cultural Foundation

With the support of the
Brazilian Embassy in Berlin
und der Germany Embassy in Brasília.


AGFA BMW Group Ritter Sport




Under the patronage of the State Minister of Culture of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Gilberto Gil.