Putting together the traditional and the contemporary combining a UK and African perspective

Please see below some wonderful art from Robert Bakama, an artist from Uganda who uses traditional embroidery techniques inherited from his family with a contemporary feel.  This seems to me a great example of how blending cultures creates something new and different.London painting with colourspicture of telephone boxpicture of london 2


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