It perplexes me that, technically, all drawn imagery is frozen in the moment and held still in its two-dimensionality. But that doesn’t feel accurate at all. I’ve entered the paper like it was a pool. I’ve swam in it. The drawings move, especially when we’re not looking. — Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze
For her first solo exhibition in Italy, the artist has created a “fresco on paper” for the Collezione Maramotti.
Through July 25.
Via Fratelli Cervi 66, Reggio Emilia.
Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze, How To Be Enough, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, February 21, 2021–July 25, 2021, mixed media on paper, exhibition view photographs by Roberto Marossi, photograph of the artist by Sahar Coston-Hardy. Images © Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze, courtesy of the artist and Collezione Maramotti.