Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili was born in 1968 and was english born. He studied art at the Chelsea school of Art in London from 1988-1991and at the Royal school of art from 1991-1993. Chris Ofili’s ways of painting are extremely original, he is probably most known for his use of Elephant dung on his paintings which was quite a controversy. His work is also built up with numerous amounts of layers of paint, glitter, resin and many other materials in order to make this crazy collage. In his painting of no woman no cry which you can see here to the left, he uses two lumps of elephant dung in order to set the painting and another to be used as the penant. Just an example of his work.


6 Responses to “Chris Ofili”

  1. I Love His Work It Is Amazing 😀

  2. angelnstar Says:

    I love chris Ofili’s work, it is outrageous and thought provoking.

  3. den här suger!

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  5. […] turuncu ve gri damarlı sedef renkli bu maddenin saate yakıştığını düşünüyorum. Aklıma Chris Ofili‘nin fil dışkısıyla yaptığı resimler geldi (Ofili’den daha önce de bir kavanoz […]

  6. Jacquelynn Scales Says:

    This work is beautiful. Thank you.

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