Ablade Glover

Artist Name
Ablade Glover
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About the Artist

Ablade Glover is a Ghanaian Postwar & Contemporary painter who was born in 1934. Their work was featured in several exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including the Gallery 1957 and the October Gallery. Ablade Glover's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $1,434 USD to $34,461 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 2008 the record price for this artist at auction is $34,461 USD for Market Scene, sold at Sotheby's London in 2019. Ablade Glover has been featured in articles for the Art South Africa, the Art South Africa and the ArtDaily. The most recent article is French South African Auction Partnership Offers Powerful African Art Sale on Valentine's Day written for the ArtDaily in January 2020.

2014    Ablade Glover: 80th Anniversary, October Gallery, London, UK (solo)

2012    Sliced from History - Nubuke Foundation, Accra

2010    I See You - Tasneem Gallery, Barcelona

2009    Ablade Glover: selected works, October Gallery, London (solo)

2009    October Gallery, London, UK (solo)

2008    Visions and Dreams, Tasneem Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

2007    50 Years Ghana, The World Bank, Washington

2004.   Transition, Samtidskunst Fra Ghana, Denmark

2001    October Gallery, London, UK (solo)

2000    Gallerie Pluriel, Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire (solo)

Transvangarde, October Gallery, London UK

1999    October Gallery, London, UK (solo)

1998    Hamilton, Canada, City Hall (solo)

1998    Toronto, Canada, City Hall (solo)

1995    October Gallery, London, UK (solo)

1991    Biz Art Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)

1989    World Bank Art Society, Washington DC, USA

1986    National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe (solo)

1985    Studio Museum, Harlem, New York, USA

1983   Commonwealth Institute, London UK (solo)