About Our Foundation

The Yinka Shonibare Foundation (YSF) was established in 2019 by the eminent British-Nigerian Artist Yinka Shonibare CBE RA , whose international multi-disciplinary practice explores colonialism and post-colonialism within the context of globalisation. The Yinka Shonibare Foundation is a UK registered charity dedicated to facilitating international cultural exchange and supporting creative practices through residencies, collaborations and education projects.
 

We're Participating in 'Between Passion and Mission'

We're Participating in 'Between...

On 20th May, Yinka Shonibare Foundation Managing Director, Belinda Holden, will be joining...

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Introducing the TURN2 Residencies

Introducing the TURN2 Residencies

TURN2 is a programme developed by the German Federal Cultural Foundation to facilitate...

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Watch Now: Legacies and New Beginnings

Watch Now: Legacies and New...

Rewatch the conversation between Yinka Shonibare CBE RA and Creative Director of CCA Lagos...

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My Practice After Guest Projects Digital 2021: Akwasi Bediako Afrane

My Practice After Guest Projects...

In 2021 Akwasi Bediako Afrane received the Guest Projects Digital 2021 Artist in Focus...

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How You Can Support Our Foundation

Your generous contributions support the Foundation’s distinctive interdisciplinary residencies, research, education programmes and public events.