Toyin Ojih Odutola

Toyin Ojih Odutola lives and works in New York. Her work has been exhibited at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Brooklyn Museum, Studio Museum Harlem, and many other places, and is held in collections including those of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Whitney, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York; the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.C.; and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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“A Starting Point” (with an introduction by Katie Geha)

  INTRODUCTION Toyin Ojih Odutola is a visual artist consumed by the literary. Her drawings of figures are often cloaked in narrative allusions, and the build-up of marks on the page becomes a language which can be read. After all, she recently participated in the seventeenth annual “Poetry and the Creative Mind” celebration put on by […]

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