Ima-Abasi Okon lives and works between London and Amsterdam.
Selected exhibitions include include: sur— [infinite Slippage: production of the r ~e ~a ~l as an intensive magnitude starting at zero-eight] —plus, Void, Derry - Londonderry (2020); Technical - Adjacent, Turf Projects, London, UK, (2020); Infinite Slippage: nonRepugnant Insolvencies T!-a!-r!-r!-y!-i!-n!-g! as Handclaps of M’s Hard’Loved’Flesh [I’M irreducibly undone because] —Leanage-Complex-Dub, Chisenhale Gallery, London (2019); Parables for the BLAZER: Mahalia’s EXCISTENCEandEXISTENTS-HyPE fragrant stacking balm (306.HAL), Plaza Plaza, London (2018).
She is a recipient of a Turner Bursary; a Henry Moore Foundation Artist Award; the Artist Foundation Award (2020) and the Nigel Greenwood Research Prize (2018).
She has completed residencies at; Rijksakdemie van Beeldende Kunsten, Netherlands (2021); Hospitalfield (2018) Villa Lena (2017) and Supercollider (2015).