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November, 8-11, 2018

PARIS PHOTO – Grand Palais

FABRICE MONTEIRO

Gallery : IN CAMERA


Prophecy #1, 2013
Pigment Print

September 17th – December 31th, 2018

THE GAME OF STYLE By Omar Victor Diop

Value Retail Shanghai
88 East Shendi Road Pudong New Area
Shanghai


The Game of Style originally created by Omar Victor Diop for the MoMa in NY

October, 4-7, 2018

OMAR VICTOR DIOP

1:54 Contempory African Art Fair
Somerset House
Booth E13, East Wing

September, 12 – December, 31, 2018

THE GAME OF STYLE By Omar Victor Diop

Galerie La Vallée Village, Paris, France

A collection of emblematic fashion items that defined global style trends throughout in the last few decades, originally commissioned and featured by the MoMA .

July, 20 – November, 3, 2018

LIBERTY / DIASPORA

Autograph, London, England
Curated by Renée Mussai and Mark Sealy

In his first solo exhibition in the UK, Senegalese artist Omar Victor Diop recasts history and the global politics of black resistance.


Photo of the build (detail): © Blenheim House Construction Limited, Courtesy Autograph.
Exhibition View: © Autograph, London.

September 2017

Is Fashion Modern

Viewing from October 1, 2017 to January 28, 2018
Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, New York
Curator: Paola Antonelli

Omar Victor Diop will be exhibiting his new creations in MoMA’s first fashion exhibition in seventy years, all about icons, accessories, and objects of desire. Omar Victor Diop created a set of twenty-one playing cards silhouetting doppelgänger items against boldly colored backgrounds.

http://aperture.org/blog/fashion-modern/

May 2017

The Absence of Paths

Omar Victor Diop attempts to visualize the obsession of a person craving for another place on earth, another horizon, a new beginning in ‘The Absence of Paths’. This huge contemporary art performance for the Venice Biennale
brings together contributions from international artists; inspired by the flow of human beings from one nation to the next.


http://www.theabsenceofpaths.com/commission/alternative-paths

The Wax Project

Omar Victor Diop´s work has been looked at in an article from The Wax Project showing the inspiration of Frida Kahlo as an icon for afro-descendants.

http://nothingbutthewax.com/culture/frida-kahlo-icone-de-la-jeunesse-noire/5428/