V&A Museum acquire 7 Black British Culture photographs for permanent collection

The V&A is the greatest museum of arts and design in the world and is committed to making its collection publicly accessible at the Museum, and online, for everyone to enjoy. Having access to good images of the collection is vital to scholars, students, school children and the visiting public.

The following photographs are in the process of being added to the V&A museums photograph and Print permanent collection archive.



1. Black police officer – Camden High Street Camden Town London 1984


2. Cynthia M Prescod (mum) at home in Primrose Hill London 1986


3. David Prescod (step father) at home on his break Primrose Hill London 1986


4. African Homeboy – Brixton London 1987


5. Islam B-boys – Brixton London 1987


6. She Rockers (London Rap/Dance crew) Shepherds Bush Green London 1988


7. Silver Bullet posse – The Lloyds Building The City London 1989