The definition of ‘cosmogony’ is related to the beginning or origin of the universe. In the context of this exhibition, the word is utilized as the beginning or start of this created pantheon of works, c. 1999-2005. The exhibit operates on three basic levels. The interrelationship of art, religion and the style or technique of execution.

Chris Bahr

Cosmogonies Exhibition

Artist: Chris Bahr

Duration: September 30 - December 20, 2010


Africa House is excited to present the work of Chris Bahr, a painter and mixed media artist whose art is influenced by Africa, Haiti and the Caribbean. The exhibition will also feature coptic stitch artist journals.

Chris Bahr is the first local artist to be featured at Africa House. The exhibition is curated by Professor Nkiru Nzegwu. All artworks and artist journals are available for purchase.