November 13, 2020–February 21, 2021
The inaugurual winner of the The Lise Wilhelmsen Art Award Programme, Otobong Nkanga will be presented in a solo exhibition at the Henie Onstad. Her multi-disciplinary practice, which spans tapestry, drawing, photography, installation, video and performance, connects threads that reveal the entanglements of bodies, land and natural resources.
Curated by Tone Hansen
Assistant Curator: Karen Monica Reini
Presented as part of The Lise Wilhelmsen Art Award Programme at Henie Onstad Kunstsenter
Otobong Nkanga, Escape, 2018. Courtesy of Mendes Wood DM São Paulo, Brussels, New York. Photo: Kristien Daem.