When

  • Start date: 04 September 2017
  • End date: 04 September 2017
19.00-20.30

Booking info

£24/£20 Concessions.

Includes a drinks reception.

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Hear from Turner prize nominee and artist Yinka Shonibare MBE in the King’s State Apartments at Kensington Palace as he discusses his new work, Mrs Pinckney and the Emancipated birds of South Carolina. Find out more about his work as an exploration of race, class and the meaning of cultural and national definitions. This event will be in conversation with Glenn Adamson (Museum of Arts and Design in NYC and London’s Victoria & Albert museum).

Image Courtesy of the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York, Co-commissioned by Yale Center for British Art and Historic Royal Palaces, Kensington Palace, London. Photographer: Stephen White.

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