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Omenka Gallery presents Mapping Histories Constructing Realities @ Art15

May 20, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until May 23, 2015
| 10 - 65
omenka gallery

Art15 is the third edition of London’s global art fair – sponsored by Citi Private Bank -. The fair returns to Olympia in Kensington for new summer dates from Thursday 21 to Saturday 23 May, preceded by the Preview on Wednesday 20 May.

150 of the world’s most exciting galleries from 40 countries will showcase the masters of the modern era through to leading international artists from the contemporary scene.

This year, Nigerian Omenka Gallery will showcase the work of some of its artists:

Nathalie Mba Bikoro

Kimathi Donkor

Ndidi Emefiele

Nengi Omuku

 

About Omenka Gallery:

Omenka is a leading art gallery in Nigeria and represents a fine selection of established and emerging contemporary Nigerian and international artists working in diverse media.

With a particular focus on ensuring sustainable presence for Nigerian and African art within a larger global context, Omenka participates in major art events like the Art Dubai, UAE, the Joburg Art Fair, Cape Town Art Fair, Docks Art Fair, Lyon , LOOP, Barcelona, Cologne Paper Art, Art14, and 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, both in London.

Additionally, Omenka encourages a cross fertilization of ideas by collaborating with leading galleries across the world to bring the work of many international artists like Cedric Nunn, Owusu-Ankomah, Ransome Stanley, Godfried Donkor, Manuela Sambo, and El Loko to Nigeria, often for the first time. in conjunction with The Ben Enwonwu Foundation, established to preserve and build on the life of celebrated Nigerian artist, Professor Ben Enwonwu MBE, NNOM (1917-94), Omenka Gallery organizes several workshops and residencies to encourage curatorial and professional artistic development.

Details

Date:
May 20, 2015
Time:
Cost:
10 - 65
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Website:
http://www.artfairslondon.com/exhibiting

Venue

Art Fairs London
9 Manchester Square
London, W1U 3PL
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Website:
http://www.artfairslondon.com/visit/getting-here