Yinka Shonibare MBE, Georgina Starr and Jonathan Glancey - The Roundel: 100 Artists Remake a London
- What:Evening events
- Where:Hochhauser Auditorium, Sackler Centre
EVENING EVENT: Join artists Yinka Shonibare MBE and Georgina Starr, and architectural critic and writer Jonathan Glancey in a discussion of the themes surrounding new Art on the Underground and Art / Books publication The Roundel: 100 Artists Remake a London Icon, which celebrates the Roundel, a symbol of London’s transport system and an icon of the capital itself.
The publication contains 100 re-imaginings by artists of the motif realised in photography, painting, print, collage and sculpture. As well as Shonibare and Starr, the artists include Jeremy Deller, Peter Blake, Susan Hiller, Gavin Turk and Richard Wentworth. The event is followed by drinks and a launch of the book.
In collaboration with Art on the Underground