Exhibitions

Program

#045 No title (Mother and Child) von Demas Nwoko

A woman holds a monkey like a child in front of a flaming red flat background with barren trees. The woman’s features are abstracted in a nod to Nok culture and Neue Sachlichkeit so typical for Nwoko.

The facial outline of the monkey’s profile nestles proportionally with her features, which creates a geometric space between the...