MoMA Acquires Famed Chris Ofili Portrait

April 19th, 2018

Chris Ofili, Holy Virgin Mary, via BloombergBloomberg has a piece this week on the market growth for contemporary black artists, including in its piece the news that MoMA has acquired Chris Ofili’s famous Holy Virgin Mary, from collector Steve Cohen. “Collectors are very interested in what artists of color have to say now,” says dealer Jack Shainman. “For many years it didn’t matter.”

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