Exhibition: Turn It Up: On Paradoxes

This exhibition runs from Sun, 25th Aug 2019 to Sun, 5th Jan 2020. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Fri,
18th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Sat,
19th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Sun,
20th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Mon,
21st Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Tue,
22nd Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Wed,
23rd Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
Thu,
24th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)

Cost: Free of Charge


Jide Odukoya’s photographic series shows Nigeria abuzz through the lens of traditional Nigerian weddings, presented as some of the world’s most opulent ceremonies.

Turn It Up: On Paradoxes deploys a critical lens to explore the paradox of parallel Nigerian worlds; contrasting cosmopolitan affluence and extravagance, with underlying economic poverty.

His work focuses on global consumerism and overindulgence, Nigeria’s contagious spirit of celebration, and moments of everyday intimacy.


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.


Location

Horniman Museum,

100 London Road, London,
SE23 3PQ

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