Exhibitions curated and co-curated at the British Museum include:
1995-96 Power of the Hand: African Arms and Armour.
1995-97 Display and Modesty: North African Textiles.
1995-96 Secular and Sacred: Ethiopian Textiles.
2001 Africa: the Sainsbury African Galleries.
2005 Kanga: Printed Cloth from eastern Africa
2007-09 La Bouche du Roi: an artwork by Romuald Hazoumé
2010 A South African Landscape
2013 Social Fabric: African Textiles Today
2016-17 South Africa The Art of a Nation