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Wangechi Mutu (Kenyan, b.1972)
LOT ID: 91754
S'Nicky Eyes, ie. circa 2002

Mixed Media, acrylic over pencil, and printed paper collage on mylar (X-ray film)
7.25 х 5.25 in. (18.42 x 13.34 cm.)
Signed, signed lower right, titled "S'Nicky Eyes," on verso
Lot description
Wangenchi Mutu’s collages and assemblages explore cultural identity through wide-ranging imagery that reference colonial history, contemporary culture and politics, her African heritage, and female gender roles. With painted elements that add a sense of whimsy and aid in creating visual tensions, Mutu’s highly energized compositions capture the spirit of both a personal and shared history.

Measurements:
Image: 7.25 x 5.25 inches.
Framed: 15.25 by 21.25 inches.
S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
  • S'Nicky Eyes by Wangechi Mutu
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