Black British culture

24th September 2004 at 01:00
Slinky outfits worn by the R B group Mis-Teeq appear alongside church attire in the Black British Style exhibition which opens at the VA next month. Fashions and accessories ranging from everyday 1950s clothes and African textiles to urban streetwear and protest T-shirts feature in the exhibitiion which tracks the influence of Black Britons on British culture.

October 7 to January 16, VA, London. Tel: 020 7942 2000;


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