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Ozioma Onuzulike Named Artist to Watch by Artnet

Ozioma Onuzulike was named one of ten Artists to Watch in a September, 2023 article by Artnet News.

Annikka Olsen writes, “Onuzulike takes inspiration from everyday natural elements and then produces them en masse in clay. These individual, basic elements are then meticulously woven and constructed into tapestries and hanging sculptures, metaphorically and symbolically referencing the many cultures and histories of Africa—ranging from the slave trade and its aftermath to revered textile and clothing traditions and Africa’s natural resources.”

Ozioma Onuzulike’s first solo exhibition with MARC STRAUS Gallery is on view from September 10 – October 29, 2023.

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