A year-long celebration of African arts and culture organised in Britain in 2005
Africa 05 consisted of a series of major cultural events in Britain, that celebrated African culture from across the continent and the diaspora. In London, exhibitions, film screenings, concerts, residencies, debates and other events took place all over the capital throughout 2005. The season of events was coordinated by the British Museum, South Bank Centre and Arts Council England in partnership with the BBC. Other participating institutions included the Brunei Gallery, October Gallery, V&A and the Whitechapel Gallery.