Vestfossen KunstlaboratoriumKubatanaNorway, 4 May - 21 September 2019

An Exhibition with Contemporary African artists curated by Kristin Hjellegjerde

For its spring 2019 season opening, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium in Oslo is delighted to host a major survey show of contemporary artistic practice across the African continent. Curated by London-based Norwegian gallerist Kristin Hjellegjerde, Kubatanais the result of nearly two years of research, and brings together the works of 33 artists from 18 of Africa’s 54 countries across all four floors of the museum – one of the most expansive exhibitions of African art in Scandinavia to date. The variety of media and styles present – as well as themes and topics explored – reflect the immense cultural wealth and diversity of a continent home to multiple races, creeds, languages and cultures.

I present a wallpainting « Longspeech » of 8 meters.

Make this happen with the support of Maccalmuseum (Marakesh, Morocco).