Under the direction of Christopher D. Roy (Elizabeth M. Stanley Faculty Fellow of African Art History at the University of Iowa) and hosted by the University of Iowa Museum of Art, this is a freely accessible educational resource that is the product of the collaborative efforts of more than fifty scholars, technicians, collectors and institutions around the world.
Explore incredible photographs spanning over 100 years of African history, from the 1860s onwards, taken from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office photographic collection (CO 1069). The full collection can be seen on Flickr, where you can add comments and tags.
The National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.C has a collection that covers the artistic expressions of Africa, from the ancient to contemporary times. The museum is also home to a state-of-the-art conservation lab, an unparalleled photographic archives, and a world-class library.
Museums/Databases with large African Art collections