Voodoo is a religion and cultural system originating in West Africa but now mostly practised in the Caribbean and the southern United States.
This content was published on January 15, 2008 - 16:10
"Le vodou, un art de vivre" runs at the Geneva Museum of Ethnography until August 31. The exhibition brings together more than 3,000 artefacts amassed by Marianne Lehmann over the past 50 years, one of the largest collections of Haitian sacred art in the world.
(Collection Marianne Lehmann, FPVPOCH. Photo Jonathan Watts, MEG)