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Jack Shainman Gallery is pleased to announce This, That, and the Other, the third solo exhibition of new paintings by Odili Donald Odita.

BILL MOYERS: There’s a proverb in your tradition that says, “Wherever something stands, something else will stand beside it.” How do you interpret that?

CHINUA ACHEBE: It means that there is no one way to anything. The Ibo people who made that proverb are very …

Jack Shainman Gallery is pleased to announce This, That, and the Other, the third solo exhibition of new paintings by Odili Donald Odita.

BILL MOYERS: There’s a proverb in your tradition that says, “Wherever something stands, something else will stand beside it.” How do you interpret that?

CHINUA ACHEBE: It means that there is no one way to anything. The Ibo people who made that proverb are very insistent on this—there is no absolute anything. They are against excess—their world is a world of dualities…. This does not exist without that.

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513 West 20th Street
New York, NY, US
Monday, Sunday, Closed
Tuesday–Saturday, 10am–6pm