Published on the occasion of Gbadamosi’s 2014 exhibition of the same name at the Johannesburg Art Gallery, Cemetery is a collection of essays on the subjects of death, dying, cemeteries and hauntings. The central work of Gbadamosi’s exhibition is a list of names of writers, artists, musicians and others who have had an influence on his own work and thinking.
Raimi Gbadamosi is an artist, writer and curator. He received his doctorate in Fine Art from the Slade School of Fine Art, London. He is a member of the interdisciplinary research group, Afroeuropeans, University of Leon, Spain and the Black Body group, Goldsmiths College, London. He is on the editorial board of Third Text, and the boards of Elastic Residence, London and Relational, Bristol.