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Finissage: MINKISI – Sculptures from Lower Congo

On Sunday June 2nd the Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum special exhibition MINKISI – Sculptures from Lower Congo closes. But before it does the exhibition curator Dr. Christine Seige leads one final tour through the exhibition. Presenting an unparalleled insight into … Continue reading

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Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum: MINKISI – Sculptures from Lower Congo

As the wind blew the first snow of winter from the roof of the Grassi Museum complex, the  Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum presented a first view of its major winter exhibition. An exhibition that takes the visitor far away from … Continue reading

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Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum Exhibition Opening: MINKISI – Sculptures from lower Congo

On Thursday December 6th the Grassi Leipzig Ethnography Museum open their winter exhibition “MINKISI – Sculptures from lower Congo” For the people of the former Kingdom of Loango – now-a-days part of Congo – little was as important as their … Continue reading

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