Home - Black Gods in Exile

Photos by Pierre Verger and Mario Cravo Neto


Exhibition / Venues


Linden-Museum Stuttgart
State Museum of Ethnology

25 June - 18 September 2005

Press conference:
Thursday, 23 June 2005, 11 am

Friday, 24 June 2005, 7 pm

>> Parallel program

The Linden-Museum Stuttgart, the third venue of "Black Gods in Exile", shows more than 100 photographs by Pierre Verger, complemented with artefacts from the collections of the Linden-Museum. Quotes by Pierre Verger guide through the show and convey his appreciation of Afro-Brazilian culture and life.

A coproduction of the Goethe-Institut and the Pierre Verger Foundation, 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, the publishing house Das Wunderhorn. Under the patronage of the Brazilian minister of culture. Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation.


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