MESCHAC GABA, Museum of Contemporary African Art

: Greenberg (K.) ed.

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143pp., 4to., oolour illus., hardback , London, 2013

 

Catalogue of the exhibition, Tate Modern, London, 2013.

In 2013 Tate Modern in London acquired Meschac Gaba's work, "Museum of Contemporary African Art 1997-2002".

Contributions include:
"Meschac Gaba: framing a space" by Kerryn Greenberg
"Meschac Gaba and the Urge to Laugh" by Achille Mbembe
"The Death of the African Archive and the Birth of the Museum: considering Meschac Gaba's Museum of Contemporary African Art" by Okwui Enwezor
"The Perfect Infiltration" by Rutger Pontzen
"My museum doesn't exist. It's only a question", a conversation between Meschac Gaba and Chris Dercon.

Meschac Gaba was born in 1961 in Cotonou, Benin. He currently lives and works between Cotonou and Rotterdam.