Yinka Shonibare MBE in 'Unraveling Identity: Our Textiles, Our Stories' at The Textile Museum, George Washington University Museum, Washington, D.C., USA

Yinka Shonibare MBE features in the largest exhibition in Textile Museum history, 'Unraveling Identity', which unites textiles from across cultures to explore expressions of individual, cultural, political, and social identity throughout the ages.

Throughout time and around the world, clothing, adornments, and other fabrics have articulated self and status-from ethnicity and occupation to religious belief.

Featuring more than one hundred pieces that span 2,000 years and five continents, this exhibition showcases The Textile Museum's world-renowned historic collections and key loans of contemporary art textiles and fashion.

The exhibition runs from 21 March to 24 August 2015.

The Textile Museum website