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Conversation with Dexter Wimberly & Touria El Glaoui

May 10, 2016 6:00 pm
May 10, 2016 7:30 pm

Headshots of Touria, Dexter and image from The Ease of Fiction

(Left) Touria El Glaoui, photo courtesy Chris Saunders
(Center) Dexter Wimberly, photo courtesy Dexter Wimberly
(Right) ruby onyinyechi amanze, kindred, 2014, graphite, ink, pigment, enamel, photo transfers, glitter on paper,
80”x78”, photo courtesy of Tiwani Contemporary, London and the artist

May 10, 2016, 6PM

The growing interest in Contemporary African Art has given rise to numerous international exhibitions, publications and collections. What are the implications for artists, galleries and museums?

Join Dexter Wimberly, curator of The Ease of Fiction, in conversation with Touria El Glaoui, Founding Director of the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair at CAM Raleigh on May 10 at 6PM. The two will discuss exhibiting and collecting contemporary African art, as well as highlights from the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in New York City. Reception following, free.

Please RSVP to melissa.roth@camraleigh.org