Otobong Nkanga, Solid Maneuvers

Free (with admission)
Otobong Nkanga, In Pursuit of Bling: The Discovery, 2014. Tapestry; 74 4/5 × 71 in. (190 × 180 cm); edition of 5, aside from 1 artist’s proof. Courtesy of Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam and Galerie In Situ – Fabienne Leclerc, Paris.


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 in the galleries and culminates in an insightful conversation between Nkanga and exhibition curator Omar Kholeif.


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.