14.02.20 - 30.05.20

Go On Being So So (Group Show)
Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange, Newlyn, UK

On display, How To Mend a Broken Heart - 2013

Temporarily closed due to the COVD-19 pandemic.



New Moving Image,
Close-Up Film Centre, London, UK
Screening, Rolling Footage - 2019

Rescheduled date TBC due to the COVD-19 pandemic.


Artist Talk
QUAD, Derby, UK
Presenting Practice

Rescheduled date TBC due to the COVD-19 pandemic.



26.10.19 - 30.11.19

Karl Ohiri will be presenting a new video work entitled 'Rolling Footage' at the 2nd Edition of the Lagos Biennial 2019. A review of the Biennial can be read here.


17.10.19 - 19.10.19

Karl Ohiri will be contributing to a paper by Valentine Umansky, part of Black Portraiture[s] V: Memory and the Archive Past. Present. Future.



Presenting Work in Progress for PDF (Praksis Development Forum) Oslo, Norway.



'Lagos Studio Archives' has been awarded research funding from the Arts Council England's Developing Your Creative Practice grant.



'Lagos Studio Archives' featured on The Art Momentum. The article is written by Dr Jareh Das and explores the aims and motivations behind the project. Click Here to read.


01.07.19 - 30.07.19

'Nollywood Nights' from the series 'Memories of You' will be exhibited at Open Walls. A group show coinciding with Les Recontres d'Arles 50th Anniversary.


11.05.19 - 24.11.19

Ohiri & Kassinen will be exhibiting in Personal Structures. A group show in the context of the 58th Venice Biennale 2019. The publication can be purchased here.



Presenting Practice - Visiting Artist at LCC University, London College of Communication.


15.03.19 - 14.04.19

'A Year in Protest' will be exhibited a Format International Photography Festival. Artists will be responding to the theme Forever/Now.



Omenka Online interview: Exploring the complexities of family, identity and collective histories.



Presenting Practice - Visiting Artist at the University for the Creative Arts, Rochester.



'My Granddad's Car II' featured in Sculptorvox Vol 2: Blood & Wire. A magazine critiquing identity, politics, social history and the human body.



Lagos Studio Archives will be presented at the ParisPhoto Curators' Metting. Bringing together professionals, focusing on art from Africa the Caribbean and France.



Guest artist on a panel led by Professor Abosede-George, discussing Art and the Archive, part of LagosPhoto 18 talks programme.


27.10.18 - 15.11.18

'Lagos Studio Archives' will be presented as an on-going project and talk at LagosPhoto Festival 2018.


14.06.18 - 15.07.18

Exhbiting in a group show entitled 'There Not There' Curated by the Courtauld Institute's MA Curating for the Museum students. Click here to read a review.



Ohiri + Kasinen's 'Medicine Man' will be entering the Welcome Collection. The acquisition will be available for public viewing at the Welcome Collection Library from January 2018.


20.10.17 - 29.10.17

Karl Ohiri will exhibiting at Frequency Festival - A digital arts and culture biennial set in Lincoln. The artist will install a greeting flag exploring the festival theme of DisPLACEment.


03.07.17 - 24.09.17

Ohiri + Kassinen will be exhibiting in a group show at the Reattu Museum entitled 'Recontes a Reattu' curated by Andy Neyrotti and part of Recontres d'Arles 2017.


19.05.17 - 29.05.17

Karl Ohiri & Sayed Hasan will be exhibiting 'My Granddad's Car II' at Alchemy Festival 2017 at the Southbank Centre, London.


15.05.17 - 18.30 - 20.30

Karl Ohiri & Sayed Hasan, My Granddad's Car, in conversation with Raquel-Villa Pirez at SOAS University of London.


28.04.17- 28.07.17

Karl Ohiri & Sayed Hasan have been invited by Bisi Silva to present 'My Granddad's Car' at the 2nd Changjiang International Photography & Video Biennial.



Karl Ohiri's work has been acquired by the Arts Council England Collection. The work is now available for loan to museums and galleries worldwide.


12.01.17 - 10.02.17

Ohiri & Hasan's 'My Granddad's Car' journey continues to the Stephen Lawrence Gallery, in Greenwich. For exhibition details Click Here.


17.11.16 - 26.02.17

Ohiri + Kassinen 'Boy Scout' portrait has been selected for the 2016 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize.


12.11.16 - 31.12.16

Karl Ohiri & Sayed hasan will be exhibiting 'My Granddad's Car II' at the New Art Exchnage in Nottingham. For the exhibition listing click here.



Ohiri + Kassinen are delighted to announce that their portrait Medicine Man is now part of the Arles Photography Collections.


04.07.16 - 25.09.16

Karl Ohiri will be exhibiting at Rencontres d'Arles 2016 in a group show entitled Tear My Bra curated by Azu Nwagbogu.


06.05.16 - 21.05.16

Karl Ohiri's solo exhibition 'Sweet Mother' will premiere at Omenka Gallery, curated by Ohiri + Kassinen it features autobiographical works that span over a 5 year period.


26.11.15 - 17.01.16

'How To Mend A Broken Heart' to feature in the group show entitled 'Smile Orange' at the Cubitt Gallery, curated by Morgan Quaintance.




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