About the Curator
Larry Ossei-Mensah is a Ghanaian-American curator and cultural critic who uses contemporary art and culture as a vehicle to redefine how we see ourselves and the world around us. He has organized exhibitions and projects with artists at commercial and nonprofit spaces around the globe from, including: Firelei Báez, Ruby Amanze, Hugo McCloud, Brendan Fernandes and Peter Williams. He has advocated for and written on some of the most dynamic visual artists working today: such as Derrick Adams, Mickalene Thomas, Kehinde Wiley, Lorna Simpson and street artist JR. In 2017, Ossei-Mensah was Critic-in Residence at ART OMI.
All That I AM is a series of editions organized by curator Larry Ossei-Mensah that explores the structure and complexities of cultural identity through visual art’s lens. The first installment of the series features visual artists Derrick Adams, Phoebe Boswell, and Kameelah Janan Rasheed all of whom utilize a meticulous approach to questioning edifice, language, narrative and self image.
April 27, 2018
Join us for a special evening with artist Phoebe Boswell in conversation with curator Larry Ossei-Mensah at her exhibition Take Me To The Lighthouse Thursday May 10, 7pm Sapar Contemporary 9 North Moore Street, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10013 RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org Prior to the talk we invite you for light refreshments from 6.30pm with the … Continue reading Artist Phoebe Boswell in conversation with curator Larry Ossei-Mensah, May 10