Talk: Otobong Nkanga with Omar Kholeif

Free
  • The Commons
    Second Floor, East Side
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
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Otobong Nkanga, Infinite Yield, 2015. Tapestry; 133 2/5 × 68 9/10 in. (288 × 175 cm); edition of 6, aside from 1 artist’s proof. © Museum of Modern Art, Antwerp. Courtesy of Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam and Galerie In Situ – Fabienne Leclerc, Paris.

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Join us for an afternoon with Otobong Nkanga as we open the latest ascendant artist exhibition Otobong Nkanga: To Dig a Hole that Collapses Again. The experience begins with a performance by the artist at 2 pm in the galleries and culminates in an insightful conversation between Nkanga and exhibition curator Omar Kholeif.

Funding

This program is made possible by the Kristina Barr Lectures, which were established through a generous gift by The Barr Fund to the Chicago Contemporary Campaign.