Curator Larry Ossei-Mensah: ‘OVR: Portals’ captures the now by Larry Ossei-Mensah

Curator Larry Ossei-Mensah: ‘OVR: Portals’ captures the now

Larry Ossei-Mensah

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Left: Troy Makaza, Player Country Played, 2021. Right: Troy Makaza,The Access to Excess, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and First Floor Gallery Harare, Harare and Victoria Falls.
Left: Troy Makaza, Player Country Played, 2021. Right: Troy Makaza,The Access to Excess, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and First Floor Gallery Harare, Harare and Victoria Falls.
Left: Troy Makaza, Player Country Played, 2021. Right: Troy Makaza,The Access to Excess, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and First Floor Gallery Harare, Harare and Victoria Falls.
João Modé, Construtivo [Paninho], para Ione, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro.
João Modé, Construtivo [Paninho], para Ione, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro.
João Modé, Construtivo [Paninho], para Ione, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro.
Lourival Cuquinha, Caboco 7 Flechas X Ordem e Progresso, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Central Galeria, São Paulo.
Lourival Cuquinha, Caboco 7 Flechas X Ordem e Progresso, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Central Galeria, São Paulo.
Lourival Cuquinha, Caboco 7 Flechas X Ordem e Progresso, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Central Galeria, São Paulo.
Glenn Ligon, Untitled (America), 2019. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris. Photo by Martin Argyroglo.
Glenn Ligon, Untitled (America), 2019. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris. Photo by Martin Argyroglo.
Glenn Ligon, Untitled (America), 2019. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris. Photo by Martin Argyroglo.
William Eggleston, Untitled, 1970-1974. © Eggleston Artistic Trust. Courtesy Eggleston Artistic Trust and David Zwirner, New York City, London, Hong Kong, and Paris.
William Eggleston, Untitled, 1970-1974. © Eggleston Artistic Trust. Courtesy Eggleston Artistic Trust and David Zwirner, New York City, London, Hong Kong, and Paris.
William Eggleston, Untitled, 1970-1974. © Eggleston Artistic Trust. Courtesy Eggleston Artistic Trust and David Zwirner, New York City, London, Hong Kong, and Paris.

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