Kibbo Kift

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Just in the middle of reading this after seeing the exhibition at the Whitecapel Gallery in London.

Whitechapel Gallery

The Kibbo Kift Kindred (not to be confused with other organisations with the achronynm KKK) was formed in 1920 by the commercial artist, writer and pacifist John Hargrave, who became disillusioned the militaristic leanings of the Boy Scout movement. Hargrove formed a new group based on naturalist principles with a social,economic and spiritual philosophy. An original mystical-medieval-modernist style emerged fusing Egyptian, Anglo-Saxon, Celtic and Native American styles.

Small exhibition but really worth a look if you are in London: Intellectual Barbarians: The Kibbo Kift Kindred 10 October 2015 – 13 March 2016 Gallery 4, Free Entry