Edmund de Waal’s acclaimed ‘Library of Exile’ opens at the British Museum

Posted on 13/03/2020

On Wednesday Felicity attended the magnificent launch party of Edmund de Waal’s LIBRARY OF EXILE at the British Museum. Hartwig Fischer, director of the museum, and Edmund himself gave speeches to officially open the exhibition.

The installation, which includes over 3,000 books written by exiles, was commissioned by the Venice Biennale before travelling to Dresden, and is at the BM until September.