Writings of the general word's body

Monday, August 28, 2006

Chinwe Roy

Ancestral Footsteps & Other Works
is at
The Cinema Gallery, Aldeburgh, Suffolk
The exhibition opened on August 25th and displays until the 31st
  • The Nigerian-born Chinwe Chukwuogo-Roy, is based in Suffolk, England, and makes much of her work in oils, etchings, monotypes, pastels and sculptures. She is widely exhibited, and featured prominently in Celebrate! Nigerian Art for the Commonwealth, an exhibition shown at the CHOGM conference in Abuja, Nigeria, in December 2003. Chukwuogo-Roy's most famous work is a painting of Queen Elizabeth II; it will appear on UK postage stamps in 9 countries this year, to commemorate the monarch's 80th birthday.

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