Signed and dated, lower right, in dark paint: Owusu-Ankomah / 2007; Signed and inscribed, on reverse of canvas, upper left, in blue paint: OWUSU-ANKOMAH / "STARKID" / 2007 / ACRYLIC ON CANVAS / 150 X 240. CM
ARTH 17.2, AAAS 80.5, Twentieth-Century African Art , Ugochukwu Smooth Nzwei, Spring 2015
African Cosmos: Stellar Arts, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, June 20-December 9, 2012; Newark Museum, New Jersey, February 27-August 11, 2013.
Inventory: New Works and Conversations around African Art, Friends Gallery/Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 16-March 13, 2016.
Johannesburg Art Fair, 2010.
Owusu-Ankomah : microcron-kusum : secret signs, hidden meanings, October Gallery, London, September 15-29 October 2011.
Owusu-Ankomah and Gerard Houghton. Owusu-Ankomah : microcron-kusum : secret signs, hidden meanings. London: October Gallery, 2011.
Christine Mullen Kreamer; Erin Haney; Katharine Monsted; Karel Nel; Randall Bird; et al. African Cosmos: Stellar Arts. Washington, D.C.: National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution; New York: Monacelli Press, 2012.
John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 208, ill. plate no. 139.
October Gallery Trust, London, England; sold to present collection, 2014.
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