Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, 37 quai Jacques Chirac - 75007 Paris
From February 7, 2023 to November 19, 2023
An exhibition devoted to the thought and cultural policy of the President of Senegal Léopold Senghor.
The Musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac presents an exhibition devoted to the thought and cultural policy developed by Léopold Sédar Senghor, President of Senegal from 1960 to 1980. A writer, poet and politician, Senghor was one of the pioneers of the Négritude movement, alongside Aimé Césaire, Léon-Gontran Damas, Suzanne Césaire, and Jane and Paulette Nardal. The exhibition offers a panorama of his policy in the arts, and his initiatives to encourage the arts and cultural heritage in the generations that succeeded him. Showing from 7 February to 12 November 2023.
From Tuesday to Sunday, from 10.30 am to 7 pm, until 10 pm on Thursday. Closed on Mondays.