Saturday Talks: Joseph Constable on Grace Wales Bonner

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

9 Feb 2019 - 3:00 PM

Saturday Talks:
Joseph Constable on Grace Wales Bonner

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Assistant Curator, Joseph Constable leads a tour of the Grace Wales Bonner exhibition. BSL interpretation is available on request for all our Saturday Talks. Visit our BSL page for more information. 

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Grace Wales Bonner explores mysticism, ritual and magical resonances within black cultural and aesthetic practices. Over the course of one month, a multi-sensory installation and a series of happenings will invite contemplation and activate the spaces of the Serpentine.

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Grace Wales Bonner

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Courtesy of Grace Wales Bonner

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Salagram Sharma in Malik SS16, Udaipur
Photograph by Harley Weir

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Shrine, Goa, March 2018
Photograph by Grace Wales Bonner