Changing Perspectives

The Pitt Rivers Museum…

…is a footprint of colonialism.

…can be a space of resistance, reconciliation and redress


Sculpture of the colonial officer B.J.A. Matthews [1981.12.1] by a Nigerian carver


Sculpture of Colonial Officer B. J. A. Matthews [1981.12.1]


Thank you to Dr Ashley Coutu, Research Fellow at the Pitt Rivers Museum and Dougal Lott, sound engineer, for voicing and producing the audio.