TARA/BM Lecture – African Rock Art and Photography

David Coulson of TARA and Project curator Elizabeth Galvin of the British Museum gave a joint lecture in the BP Lecture Hall, at the Museum, October 6th entitled African Rock art and Photography. David opened by explaining how his original African photographic journey had become a rock art journey under the umbrella of TARA and how he and Alec Campbell had originally created the TARA digital archive. Lisa Galvin then explained how the British Museum are uploading the TARA images and data country by country while describing many of the special features of this collection. The lecture was introduced by Lissant Bolton, Keeper Africa, Oceania and the Americas.

TARA's ChairmanPHOTO: David Coulson of TARA talks to the audience about Africa’s rock art heritage and the TARA collections