Where is There? : On the Global and the Local 4 June 2011 1 pm. An interactive discussion to explore what is arguably one of the most topical issues facing the field of contemporary art today—the relationship between the local and the global as it relates to contemporary artistic practices, the history of art, art criticism, collecting, and exhibition and curatorial practices. Discussants include Antawan I. Byrd Victor Ehikhamenor, Otobong Nkanga Chuka Nnabuife and Sandra Obiago, and led by Professor Dele Jegede. Talk by Kerryn Greenberg, Curator, Tate Modern 10 February 2011 3.30 pm. Kerryn Greenberg, who joined Tate in 2007, will give an overview of the museum’s activities and insight into the exhibitions she has curated and organized there.
About CCA, Lagos
The centre provides a platform for the development, presentation, and discussion of contemporary visual art and culture. It seeks to create new audiences and to prioritise media such as photography, film and video, performance and installation art which have been under-represented in Nigeria.