Boris Nzebo’s Noir Desir exhibition opens at the Jack Bell Gallery

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Painting by Boris Nzebo, Ampoule rouge, 2017
Boris Nzebo, Ampoule rouge, 2017

Boris Nzebo, the Cameroonian Contemporary Artist is back at the Jack Bell Gallery for his 5th solo exhibition in London: Noir Desir.

His paintings are rooted in the buoyant urban environment of his home city Douala, Cameroon. His new body of work is a visual exploration of the political and social issues that are gripping his society: inequality, adultery, and acceptance of individual success. In a recent interview with CNN, He is seen completing one of the paintings of the exhibition while talking about his role as artist.

Painting by Boris Nzebo, Victoire 2017
Boris Nzebo, Victoire, 2017

In his distinctive Pop style, he layers to great effect, the architecture of the city upon the outline of the faces of the main characters in his paintings. Thus instantly inviting the visitors for an in-depth look at his large-scale paintings.

Noir Desir – Until September 22nd

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