Born in Nigeria and now based in Antwerp, Otobong Nkanga explores the contested social and political histories of colonialism, with a particular focus on the relationship between Africa and the Western world. She does this through performance, drawing, photography, and installation—examining how raw minerals are transported through various covert economies and how they are transformed into desirable consumer objects.

Start Date
Saturday, March 31, 2018
End Date
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

Otobong Nkanga: To Dig a Hole That Collapses Again

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