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:

14th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
15th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
16th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
17th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
18th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
19th Oct 2019  
(10am - 5:30pm)
20th 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.


Horniman Museum,

100 London Road, London,
SE23 3PQ

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