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Chris Ofili - Previews

Preview relating to an exhibition, 1998
Published by: Guardian/Independent
Year published: 1998

image of Chris Ofili - Previews

3 separate clippings glued onto one single sheet of A4 portrait paper/3 previews written around the first solo exhibition of Chris Ofili

> Pick of the Week, Guardian Guide, Saturday April 4 1998, written by Simon Grant - Chris Ofili, Southampton City Art Gallery 9 April - 31 May 1998
> Tuesday Review, Independent, 8 December 1998, Tom Lubbock - Chris Ofili, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester
> Thursday Review, Independent, 21 January 1999, No author attributed - Chris Ofili, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester

From the Guardian Guide preview: “Chris Ofili has made a career our of exploring black identity. Unlike other black artists such as Eddie Chambers, who are keen to explore areas like exploitation, slavery and the historically poignant points of black culture, Ofili chose a more cool celebrity approach.”

Related people

»  Chris Ofili

Born, 1968 in Manchester, UK

Related exhibitions

Related venues

»  Serpentine Gallery

London, United Kingdom

»  Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton, United Kingdom

»  Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester

Manchester, United Kingdom