IdeasTap May Podcast, featuring Yinka Shonibare Interview
In our May episode, we hear from Nigerian-British artist Yinka Shonibare MBE, one of the Young British Artists featured in Charles Saatchi’s 1997 Sensations show and now an academician of the Royal Academy. Yinka talks about his site-specific installation at The British Library, currently on show at the Brighton Festival, as well as marketing, art school and the role of humour in his work.
|The British Library by Yinka Shonibare MBE, a co-commission by HOUSE 2014 and Brighton Festival, 2014. Photo by Jonathan Bassett|
Yinka Shonibare on the importance of humour in art: