Purple Art

[May 30 2022]

“Fragile,” an exhibition by Wolfgang Tillmans at Art Twenty One, Lagos

For the past five years, “Fragile” has been touring various African cities, with as final stop: Lagos. The first photographer and non-British person to win the Turner prize, Tillmans’ work embodies free, open-minded curiosity, balancing out the highly technical with the aesthetic. Presenting a collection of more than 200 works, created between 1986-2020, it includes photographs, a table installation, video works and various publication projects. with as central theme fragility — the vulnerability that makes us human and the road towards that acceptance.

“Fragile” is on view from tomorrow until the 10th of July at Art Twenty One, 1415 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

Photos by Wolfgang Tillmans

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