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Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili

by Chris Ofili

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Published by Tate Pub., Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Harry N. Abrams, Inc. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interviews,
  • Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Judith Nesbitt ; with contributions from Okwui Enwezor ... [et al.].
    ContributionsNesbitt, Judith, Tate Britain (Gallery)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND497.O345 A4 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27122550M
    ISBN 101854378813, 1854378708
    ISBN 109781854378811, 9781854378705
    LC Control Number2009941716
    OCLC/WorldCa604854459

    chris ofili. The Adoration of Captain Shit and the Legend of the Black Stars. chris ofili His art has the instant appeal of comic book art or Hogarth’s prints. It has the hilarious addition of a substance that does not belong in the gallery’s pristine space. But this is a front. Chris Ofili was born in Manchester, England, in , and currently lives and works in Trinidad. He received his BA in Fine Art from the Chelsea School of Art in and his MA in Fine Art from the Royal College of Art in The Upper Room is an artist's book which contextualises Chris Ofili's most recent body of work. Designed in.

      Since the mids, Chris Ofili's (born ) painstakingly crafted paintings and sculptures have dazzled&#;and often distressed&#;viewers with a fusion of opposing forces: sacred meets profane, formal bows to demotic, and exalted bleeds into vulgar. Paintings of Author: Chris Ofili. —John Milton, Paradise Lost, Book XII. David Zwirner is pleased to present Paradise Lost, an exhibition of new work by Chris Ofili. This presentation touches on themes of lost innocence, alienation, and desire. On view at West 19th Street in New York, this will be Ofili’s third solo exhibition at the gallery.

    Chris Ofili is a Nigerian-born British painter, who represents Neo-Expressionism and Contemporary art movements. In intricately detailed works, he deploys inventive figuration, rendered in paint and such materials, as glitter, magazines cut-outs and resin. Since the mids, Chris Ofili's (born ) painstakingly crafted paintings and sculptures have dazzled--and often distressed--viewers with a fusion of opposing forces: sacred meets profane, formal bows to demotic, and exalted bleeds into vulgar. Paintings of rare beauty are propped on elephant dung; deities squat to defecate; and lovers embrace and yet are forcibly bound. This volume in.


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