The National Gallery, London
Chris Ofili: Weaving Magic
April 26 - August 28
Weaving Magic presents a handwoven tapestry reflecting Chris Ofili's interest in classical mythology and the stories, magic, and colors of Trinidad, where he has lived since 2005. Commissioned by the British Clothworkers' Company, The Caged Bird’s Song was made in collaboration with Dovecot Tapestry Studio in Edinburgh. After the exhibition, the tapestry will go on permanent display in the Clothworkers' Hall in London.
Special event, May 8, 1 PM
Talk by exhibition curator Minna Moore Ede