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 a conversation between Nkanga and exhibition curator Omar Kholeif at 3 pm.


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.