Abe bi rebewu a na ɛsɔ
Kobby Adi
6 May – 12 June

Kantine is delighted to invite you to Abe bi rebewu a na ɛsɔ a solo exhibition by Kobby Adi.

On view by appointment until 12 June:
kantinespace@gmail.com

 

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Palm Wine Developer for Motion Picture Film

 

 

'No title' 2019-2020. Emergency escape ladder, wall mounted sack holder, aqueous cream. Dimensions variable
'Solyx (Kantine)' 2022. SX-BSFT Trellis Bird Safety Film. / SOLYX® Bird Safety Film is designed to deter birds from flying into reflective glass, thus suffering an injury or death. Custom dimensions
'No title' 2022. Iroko block propping open the gallery window. 15.8cm x 23cm x 2.5cm
'Whiskey' 2022. Food wrapper, PVC, matchbox, dog hair, tape, 35mm film negative processed in homemade Palm Wine developer. 5cm x 3.5cm x 1.5cm
'hold' 2021. 12s (looped) 16mm film transferred to medical grade DVD, rom-com DVD cases, black permanent marker (6 copies). Rental terms to be agreed upon by oral contract with Kantine.
'hold' 2021. 12s (looped) 16mm film transferred to medical grade DVD, rom-com DVD cases, black permanent marker (6 copies). Rental terms to be agreed upon by oral contract with Kantine.
'witnesses' 2022. Agar agar, glycerine, water, GLOWTEC Starglow Stardust, Tyvek. Dimensions variable
'Palm Wine Developer Recipe for Motion Picture Film' 2022. Available in English, Dutch and French at rile* bookshop: Koopliedenstraat 62 Rue Commerçants 1000 Brussels Belgium. Recipe formulated by Kobby Adi. Dutch translation by Pieter Eliëns, French translation by Clovis Bataille. Published by Martlesham Walk.
'Acrovyn (cradle-to-cradle) for Kojo' 2021-22. (not present). Acrovyn HRB-20 hospital hand/crash rail samples, paper, PVA glue, brass. HRB-20 hand/crash rail certifications: Resistant to certain bacterial & fungal growth (per ASTM G 22-76 & G 21-96) Chemical resistant (per ASTM D 543) Impact resistant (per ASTM F 476-84) UL Class A/1 fire rated & labelled (Acrovyn models) CA 01350 protocol for low VOC Cradle-to-Cradle Certified(TM) Silver (select models & finishes). Dimensions unknown

Exhibition photography courtesy Lola Pertsowsky