Warp and Weft is a survey of works by 2017 Turner Prize nominee, Lubaina Himid. Opening 30th June at Firstsite, Colchester, the exhibition runs from 1st July-1st October 10am-5pm Warp and Weft is comprised of three bodies of work in
Lubaina Himid discusses work from her three 2017 exhibitions at Modern Art Oxford, Nottingham Contemporary and Spike Island, Bristol.
Lubaina is one of four artists nominated for the Turner Prize 2017. The other nominees are Hurvin Anderson, Andrea Buttner and Rosalind Nashashibi. For the last five years, the Turner Prize has been staged outside of London every other year
On Thursday 16 March, 2017, Dr Dorothy Price discussed works from Lubaina Himid’s ‘Kangas’ series, with a particular focus on the artist’s work with collage and its relationship to some of the strategies of European modernism.
On Friday 17 February 2017, a public talk between artist Lubaina Himid and art historian Courtney J. Martin took place at Modern Art Oxford. In this event Courtney J Martin focuses their conversation discussion on Himid’s curatorial practice and her
The term “immersive installation” gets a lot of airplay these days, but walking amongst Lubaina Himid’s 100-strong crowd of life sized cut-out painted figures who stride, cavort and play a variety of instruments throughout the Spike Island space in Bristol
An article published in the Financial Times this week, by Caroline Roux, explains: An exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary brings together work from the 1980s by artists and collectives shaped by the times in which they were living, and the western
Lubaina Himid, Modern Art Oxford and Spike Island, Bristol A major talent revealed in a joint retrospective at Oxford and Bristol. This dual exhibition is a reminder of how easy it is to overlook a major talent who doesn’t fit
Artist Lubaina Himid on making visible the “invisible histories” of black artists For Lubaina Himid making art has been a part of her life for as long as she can remember. “I’m not sure what I’d do if I wasn’t
President with a torpedo in his crotch: how the works of Lubaina Himid speak to Trump times Born in Zanzibar and raised in Britain, Lubaina Himid makes work about everything from slavery to Thatcher to the cotton trade. Now in