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Thru Thick and Thin

In celebration of elders and ancestors from the African diaspora, 'Thru Thick n Thin represents those who went before as trailblazers and innovators, charting the way forward for future generations as workers, activists, teachers, political leaders, entrepreneurs, artists and cultural leaders to name but a few.

Four Birmingham Artists Pauline Bailey, Ola Brown, Anthony McFarlane and Herbert Walters, present images that reflect this legacy through collage, photography and film in a month-long exhibition at the Library of Birmingham until Saturday March 16th 2019.

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