yinka shonibare MBE in discussion at royal festival hall, london

30 June 2014
On Monday 30 June Yinka Shonibare MBE will be part of a discussion about the meaning of contemporary sculpture. Titled 'Human Factor: Body Politic' the talk will take place at Royal Festival Hall at London's Southbank Centre at 7pm. Also participating in the talk are artist John Miller, Artangel co-director James Lingwood and critic Martin Herbert.

The talk is to coincide with Hayward Gallery's group exhibition ‘The Human Factor' which brings together major works by 25 leading international artists who have fashioned new ways of using the human body in contemporary sculpture. The exhibition features work by three gallery artists: Huma Bhabha, Thomas Hirschhorn and Yinka Shonibare MBE. For more information on the exhibition, visit our news piece here. The exhibition runs from 17 June until 7 September.

The catalogue accompanying The Human Factor show is published by Hayward Publishing and includes new commissioned essays by Penelope Curtis, James Lingwood, Martin Herbert and Ralph Rugoff.

Yinka Shonibare MBE in discussion at Royal Festival Hall.