Artist Talk with Ibrahim Mahama


 
DateThursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location

OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street, Room 190

Artist Talk with Ibrahim Mahama

In partnership with OCAD University

Thursday September 27, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street, Room 190

Participants: Ibrahim Mahama moderated by Karen Alexander

 

Nuit Blanche artist Ibrahim Mahama lives and works in Ghana. His large-scale installation work meditates on themes of commodity, migration and memory. In particular he engages with the history of found objects, natural materials and molecular elements, which are carriers of time and intangible narratives.  His temporary sculptural interventions prompt transnational dialogues that explore shared histories while also speaking about contemporary Africa.

DateThursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Website Location

OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street, Room 190

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Artist Ibrahim Mahama
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Artist Talk with Ibrahim Mahama

In partnership with OCAD University

Thursday September 27, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street, Room 190

Participants: Ibrahim Mahama moderated by Karen Alexander

 

Nuit Blanche artist Ibrahim Mahama lives and works in Ghana. His large-scale installation work meditates on themes of commodity, migration and memory. In particular he engages with the history of found objects, natural materials and molecular elements, which are carriers of time and intangible narratives.  His temporary sculptural interventions prompt transnational dialogues that explore shared histories while also speaking about contemporary Africa.

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University, 100 McCaul Street, Room 190
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