The Gallery of African Art

Bruce Onobrakpeya: Art & Literature

Bruce Onobrakpeya: Art & Literature

Friday, May 24, 2013Friday, June 21, 2013


London, United Kingdom

The Gallery of African Art is pleased to present the exhibition, Art & Literature by artist Bruce Onobrakpeya, an innovator in printmaking and a key cultural figure in Nigeria. The focus of the exhibition will be 26 illustrations by Bruce Onobrakpeya of poems, short stories and folk songs by various African literary giants, including Wole Soyinka and Chinua Achebe. Onobrakpeya's response to some of his own writings and translations also feature in this detailed set of visual interpretations.