Posts tagged Nigeria

Artist Series E03: Wilfed Ukpong...

Oxford-based Nigerian artist and academic Wilfred Ukpong discusses the conceptual framework which underpins his multidisciplinary oeuvre of sculpture, films, performances and artworks. The Speakers: Dr. Blaze, alias of Wilfred Ukpong Dr. Blaze is a Nigerian-born multidisciplinary social practice artist and researcher who lives and works in Oxford, Paris and Lagos. The former engineering student turned […]

Environmental Art, Education and...

Wilfred Ukpong began studying the sciences, like his brothers but came across a dangerous idea in his second year of university: Robert Thomson’s book Flash of the Spirit: African & Afro-American Art & Philosophy. The book identified how the Yoruba, Kongo and Ejagham civilisations are reflected in the art and metaphysical practices of the African […]

The Wall Street Journal Reviews ...

Congrats to Nnenna Okore for the review by Peter Plagens in The Wall Street Journal for her exhibition, Twist and Turns at David Krut Projects, New York! Click to read The Wall Street Journal article. Other recent reviews: MoCADA | Stephanie George Culture Type | Victoria Valentine ARTE FUSE | Daniel Gauss Nnenna Okore, Twist and Turns […]

Nnenna Okore | Twist and Turns O...

NNENNA OKORE | TWIST AND TURNS November 20, 2014 – January 17, 2015 Opening reception: November 20, 6-8pm Thank you to everyone who joined us for the opening of Nnenna Okore’s second solo show with the New York gallery! Click here for a press release and more information from David Krut Projects Click Here for […]