The Artist Adelaide Damoah who is best known for her 2006 Exhibition; "Black Brits" will unveil her latest collection entitled "Black Lipstick" in August 2008. Deemed "too sexually explicit" to be shown at the Bernie Grant Centre for more than one night, the collection consists of a series of oil paintings of herself in various poses exploring the "dominant sexual side of herself" one of which shows the Essex resident with a whip in her mouth...
The exhibition preview will take place on the 28th August 2008 6pm to 9pm, which will be the opening night and will run through to the 28th September 2008, at the 24/7 art house in Clapham Common. Subsequent Thursdays will be open studio, all other days will be private view by appointment only.The 24/7 Art House
Please call 07939 362 520 for an appointment. www.atari-artdesign.com
Adelaide Damoah is a self-trained artist. Following a career in the pharmaceutical industry, she began by painting a series of emotion filled abstract paintings that reflected changes in her personal life and culminated in the opening of her first solo show in 2006 - Black Brits.
Openining reception 2nd October 2008 at Nolias Gallery, Southwark until 7th October. Continuing at 24/7 Art house, Clapham Common From 9th October till 9th November 2008.
Adelaide Damoah....one to watch.
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