Yinka Shoni-bare plans to build an international artists hub in Nigeria


One of the world’s most celebrated contemporary artists, Yinka Shoni-bare, is planning an international artists’ hub in Nigeria.

It will be built in Lagos, the city where he grew up. Shonibare told CCTV about his plans while on a visit to Washington D.C. where he is preparing to erect a sculpture outside the Museum of African Art.

Our Washington correspondent Daniel Ryntjes spoke to the British-Nigerian about his subversion of Western art traditions.

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