Ben Okri’s poetic collaboration with Grace Wales Bonner opens at The Serpentine

Saturday 2 February 2019

Wales Bonner asked Okri to write a series of texts for the gallery’s walls, and she was very relieved when he said yes: “It’s given me a real confidence, that such important people have trusted me.” Okri’s consent might have surprised her, but it probably didn’t come as a shock to those around her. She’s remarkably focused and determined.

Read the full article at The Guardian

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