b. 1944, Ghana

El Anatsui Ocula Magazine

Art X Lagos Will Return in November 2021 Ocula News Art X Lagos Will Return in November 2021 Lagos, 8 June 2021

The influential Nigerian fair will resume its run at Federal Palace after last year's online only edition.

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Grace Before Jones: Black Image-Making and the Gaze Ocula Feature Grace Before Jones: Black Image-Making and the Gaze By Cindy Sissokho, Nottingham

Nottingham Contemporary presents a multi-faceted understanding of the pop culture icon.

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This Week: Francesco Clemente, Mystical Trees, and the IFPDA Print Fair Ocula News This Week: Francesco Clemente, Mystical Trees, and the IFPDA Print Fair Hong Kong, 12 May 2020

The best art to see online and off from Tuesday 12 to Monday 18 May.

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Taipei Connections: Eleven Works to Collect Ocula Insight Taipei Connections: Eleven Works to Collect By Sam Gaskin, Taipei

The Ocula team present picks from Taipei Connections, an online platform launched by Ocula and Taipei Dangdai.

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Singapore Lowdown: Shows to See Ocula Feature Singapore Lowdown: Shows to See By Tessa Moldan, Singapore

Singapore Art Week returns from 11 to 19 January 2020 with a host of island-wide events, at the centre of which is the second edition of S.E.A. Focus (16–19 January 2020) at Gillman Barracks, showcasing the best of contemporary art in Southeast Asia.

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58th Venice Biennale: May You Live In Interesting Times Ocula Feature 58th Venice Biennale: May You Live In Interesting Times By Mohammad Salemy, Venice

Mohammad Salemy reviews the 58th Venice Biennale, May You Live In Interesting Times (11 May–24 November 2019), where 'Lithuania demonstrated how it is possible to be both socially relevant while pulling off one of the most likeable national pavilions in recent memory.'

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1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in London Ocula Feature 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in London By Amina Diab, London

Visitors arriving in the courtyard of Somerset House for 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair (5–8 October 2017) were greeted by a large work by Pascale Marthine Tayou entitled Summer Surprise (2017)

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'El Anatsui: Five Decades' at Carriageworks, Sydney Ocula Feature 'El Anatsui: Five Decades' at Carriageworks, Sydney By Rachel Fuller, Sydney

‘Michelangelo’s David has been stuck in that stance for centuries,’ says El Anatsui. It is a comment that helps to explain at least one of the primary concerns of Anat

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Sydney Summer Report Ocula Feature Sydney Summer Report By Rachel Fuller, Sydney

When Silence Falls
 Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 
19 December 2015 - 1 May 2016 Currently showing in the contemporary galleries of the Art Gallery

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