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Cinga Samson: ‘a different conversation on representation’ Ocula Conversation Cinga Samson: ‘a different conversation on representation’ By Jareh Das, New York

Cinga Samson 's paintings lay bare the complex relationship between contemporary life, African traditions, globalisation, and representation. His strikingly sombre portraits contain similarities to those of contemporary painters such as Toyin Ojih Odutola, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye , Kehinde Wiley , Florine Démosthène, and Tunji...

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Dhaka Art Summit 2020: Seismic Movements Ocula Report Dhaka Art Summit 2020: Seismic Movements By Radha Mahendru, Dhaka

Seismic Movements , the fifth Dhaka Art Summit, plotted movements, solidarities, and exchanges across the Global South with over 500 artists, scholars, curators, and thinkers.

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Danh Vo at Winsing Art Place, Taipei: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight
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Danh Vo at Winsing Art Place, Taipei: Exhibition Walkthrough

At the freshly opened Winsing Art Place in Taipei, works by Vietnamese-Danish artist Danh Vo are being presented in Taiwan for the first time. In this video, the founder of Winsing Arts Foundation, Jenny Yeh, introduces Vo's exhibition.

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b. 1960, USA

Lorna Simpson Biography

Born in 1960 in Brooklyn NY

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Lives and works in Brooklyn NY

Lorna Simpson Featured Artworks

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Here and Now by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonHere and Now, 2018Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
170.2 x 253.5 x 3.5 cm
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Pyramid by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonPyramid, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fiberglass
274.3 x 243.8 x 3.2 cm
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Special Character #5 by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonSpecial Character #5, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
170.2 x 127 x 3.5 cm
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Vanish by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonVanish, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
274.3 x 243.8 x 3.2 cm
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Mind Reader by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonMind Reader, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
170.2 x 127 x 3.5 cm
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Darkling by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonDarkling, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
274.3 x 243.8 x 3.2 cm
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Source Notes by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonSource Notes, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
365.8 x 259.1 x 3.5 cm
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Specific Notation by Lorna Simpson contemporary artwork
Lorna SimpsonSpecific Notation, 2019Ink and screenprint on gessoed fibreglass
365.8 x 259.1 x 3.5 cm
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Lorna Simpson Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Lorna Simpson, Darkening at Hauser & Wirth, New York
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25 April–26 July 2019 Lorna Simpson Darkening Hauser & Wirth, 22nd Street, New York
Contemporary art exhibition, Lorna Simpson, Unanswerable at Hauser & Wirth, London
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1 March–28 April 2018 Lorna Simpson Unanswerable Hauser & Wirth, London

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Lorna Simpson In Related Press

Lorna Simpson Searches for Meaning in the Arctic Ice Related Press Lorna Simpson Searches for Meaning in the Arctic Ice 20 June 2019, Hyperallergic

In the poem 'Ode to Meaning' by Robert Pinsky, the speaker traverses the sundry terrains in which meaning might be found and sifts through the many guises it might take on. What a reader has to conclude coming to the end of the poem, is that meaning is a fugitive thing, sometimes here, and sometimes there, winking in and out of existence, and...

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LORNA SIMPSON with Osman Can Yerebakan Related Press LORNA SIMPSON with Osman Can Yerebakan 14 June 2019, The Brooklyn Rail

Mammoth scale paintings of glaciers drenched in nocturnal blues guard Lorna Simpson's Brooklyn Navy Yard studio on a rainy April day. This is the type of blue that permeates the sky at the darkest hour of the night, when above us is so pitch black that the sky resembles a dense blue. The same blue is echoed in Tarell Alvin McCraney's play I_n...

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Lorna Simpson In Video & Audio

In Conversation: Lorna Simpson and Thelma Golden Related Video & Audio In Conversation: Lorna Simpson and Thelma Golden 5 March 2018, Hauser & Wirth

A conversation between the artist Lorna Simpson and Thelma Golden, Director and Chief Curator of The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, on the occasion of the exhibition Lorna Simpson. Unanswerable, at Hauser & Wirth London, 1 March 2018. Lorna Simpson was born in Brooklyn, where she continues to live and work. Simpson came to prominence...

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Lorna Simpson: In The Studio Related Video & Audio Lorna Simpson: In The Studio 26 February 2018, Hauser & Wirth

Lorna Simpson talks to Frieze about her life and work in her Brooklyn studio. Simpson came to prominence in the 1980s through her pioneering approach to conceptual photography, which featured striking juxtapositions of text and staged images and raised questions about the nature of representation, identity, gender, race and history. These concerns...

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