24 Sep - 9 Nov 2013
Gallery Elena Shchukina is delighted to present Interactive Spaces, an exhibition of new and recent works by New York-based Nigerian-born artist Onyeka Ibe (b. 1971). Whilst some of his portraits and landscapes are purely representational, others lean much more towards abstraction. Ibe's colour palette is reminiscent of Africa's rich, earthy tones yet the villages he paints are not restricted to a particular land mass. As such, he brings together elements of his native Africa and combines them with Western influences. The subjects of his figurative works tend to be white...