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Chris Ofili

Brochure relating to an exhibition, 1998
Published by: Serpentine Gallery
Year published: 1998

image of Chris Ofili

5 panel fold out small brochure/full colour print with illustrations, white type on purple background/monthly exhibition brochure produced by the gallery

Title: Serpentine Gallery Bulletin - Chris Ofili
29 September - 1 November 1998
Brochure contains a number of images with the following credits: Cover: Chris Ofili, The Adoration of Captain Shit and the Legend of the Black Stars, 1998 (detail); Chris Ofili, Afro Twist, 1997 (detail); Chris Ofili She, 1997 (detail).

There is a short text about the exhibition: “British painter Chris Ofili has distinguished himself as one of the most innovative young artists working in Britain today. He has been recently been nominated for both this year’s Turner and Jewood prizes. His first solo exhibition in London, brings together a large body of paintings created over the past six years that showcases his eclectic approach to the work completed since he graduated from the Royal College in 1993.”

There are other exhibitions also listed: William Furlong | Sound Garden; then Louise Bourgeois: 18 November 1998 - 10 January 1999.

Related people

»  Chris Ofili

Born, 1968 in Manchester, UK

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»  Serpentine Gallery

London, United Kingdom

»  Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton, United Kingdom

»  Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester

Manchester, United Kingdom