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AFRICOBRA 50

AFRICOBRA 50

Gerald Williams, Wadsworth Jarrell, Jae Jarrell, Jeff Donaldson, and Barbara Jones-Hogu

Kavi Gupta Chicago, Illinois, USA 09/29/2018 – 03/11/2019

The year 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of AFRICOBRA (African Commune of Bad Relevant Artists)—the black artist collective that defined the visual aesthetic of the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and 70s. In commemoration, Kavi Gupta presents AFRICOBRA 50, a landmark exhibition of original works by the five founding members of

Africobra 50, Installation View at Kavi Gupta, 2018. Photo courtesy by Kavi Gupta. Africobra 50, Installation View at Kavi Gupta, 2018. Photo courtesy by Kavi Gupta. Africobra 50, Installation View at Kavi Gupta, 2018. Photo courtesy by Kavi Gupta. The year 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of AFRICOBRA (African Commune of Bad