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biography of Yinka SHONIBARE (1962)

Personal data


Birth : 1962 - London, United Kingdom
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : United Kingdom

Address

London, United Kingdom

Professional data


Prizes

2004

2004 : Turner Prize , nominé – London, United Kingdom
Awarded by : Tate Britain – Millbank – London, United Kingdom

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Painting
Sculpture-Volume : Installation - Sculpture
Photography : Photograph

Movements and styles

Young British Artists

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2005

Mobility
James Cohan Gallery – New York NY, United States
2005

National Design Museum – New York NY, United States
2005 – 05/07/2006

2004

Fabric Workshop and Museum – Philadelphia PA, United States
2004

Kunsthalle Wien – Vienna, Austria
04/14/2004 – 09/05/2004

2003

Play with me
Stephen Friedman Gallery – London, United Kingdom
2003

2002

Double Dress
The Israel Museum – Jerusalem, Israel
05/30/2002 – 10/29/2002

2001

Christmas Tree Project
Tate Britain – London, United Kingdom
2001

Britannia Project
Tate Britain – London, United Kingdom
2001

2000

Efffective, defective, creative
Science Museum – London, United Kingdom
2000

Affectionate Men
V & A – The Victoria and Albert Museum – London, United Kingdom
2000

1999

Dressing Down
Ikon Gallery – Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
1999

1998

Diary of a Victorian Dandy
Site-specific project on the London Underground – London, United Kingdom
1998

1997

Stephen Friedman Gallery – London, United Kingdom
1997

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

ArtBrussels – 21st Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/04/2003 – 04/08/2003
Represented by : Galerie Grita Insam – Köllnerhofgasse 6 – Vienna, Austria

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

2001

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Stephen Friedman Gallery – 25-28 Old Burlington Street – London, United Kingdom


Group exhibitions

2005

Translation
Paris, France
06/23/2005 – 09/18/2005

2004

Continental Drift
Norton Museum of Art – West Palm Beach FL, United States
10/23/2004 – 01/02/2005

Les Afriques
Lille, France
03/31/2004 – 08/08/2004

The Game Show
James Cohan Gallery – New York NY, United States
01/09/2004 – 02/14/2004

2003

Family Ties
Peabody Essex Museum – Salem MA, United States
06/21/2003 – 09/21/2003

Doublures, vêtements de l’art contemporain
Musée Natioanl des Beaux-Arts du Québec – Québec QC, Canada
06/19/2003 – 10/12/2003

2002

Unpacking Europe
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen – Rotterdam, Netherlands
2002

Documenta XI
Kunsthalle Fridericianum – Kassel, Germany
06/08/2002 – 09/15/2002

2000

Partage d’exotismes – 5ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Halle Tony Garnier – Lyon, France
06/27/2000 – 09/24/2000

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Art Tomorrow
Publisher: Editions Terrail – Paris, France
Author: Lucie-Smith Edward – London, United Kingdom
2002
ISBN : 2879392497


Periodicals

2004

BREMSEWALD Hans-Peter – Yinka Shonibare Divertir, Séduire, Irriter, Étonner
in: Art Actuel n° 33 p. 90
Paris, France
07/2004-08/2004

2002

Yinka Shonibare
in: Flash Art n° 225 p. 57 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
07/2002-09/2002

STEINER Barbara – Documenta XI
in: Flash Art n° 225 p. 104 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
07/2002-09/2002

Legals

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