Kehinde Wiley's 'Ship of Fools' acquired by Royal Museums Greenwich, London

26 April 2018
Stephen Friedman Gallery is thrilled to announce that the major painting ‘Ship of Fools' by Kehinde Wiley has been acquired by the Royal Museums Greenwich to be housed in their permanent collection. This marks the first European institutional acquisition of work by the artist, and was purchased with financial support from the ArtFund, UK. The painting shall go on immediate display at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.

‘Ship of Fools' was exhibited in Wiley's celebrated exhibition ‘In Search of the Miraculous' at Stephen Friedman Gallery in 2017.

For additional information, please see here for Royal Museums Greenwich press release.