Exhibition “Gods, Directions for Use”

On loan four objects of the Musée Barbier-Mueller collection Three ifa divination trays. Yoruba, Nigeria. Wood. W. 30.5 cm; 32.8 cm; 43 cm. Inv. 1011-74c; 1011-74d; 1011-167. Musée Barbier-Mueller. Ifa is a form of West African divination centred on the Yoruba, though it has been taken up by neighbouring peoples. Its first step involves translating […]

10 October 2019 12 January 2020 Palexpo, Geneva