Like Jambo House, Kidani Village has atriums located on each floor. Each of these atriums are full of artwork and each one has a different theme. Over the next couple months I'll be looking at some of the Kidani Village atriums...
art that illustrates the influence that
foreigners have had on Africa
Luba Colonial Figure
This welcome figure depicting a colonial officer
was placed at the entrance of a hotel in Lumumbashi,
Democratic Republic of Congo circa 1940's
close up of the figure...
European coffee grinder and Pende European style hat
European Telegraph Wire Bundle
Cut to a precise length and bundled in a fixed amount
these telegraph wire groups were reused as African
currency in coastal Nigeria.