Lubaina Himid

Lubaina in special conversation with Tate Director

Join 2017 Turner Prize winner Lubaina Himid for a special conversation with Tate Director Maria Balshaw on October 11th 2018 at 6.30-8pm at Tate Britain. Bookings are now open with tickets for the talk from just £9. This is a unique opportunity to hear Lubaina Himid discuss her career, how her practice continues to evolve, […]

Lubaina Himid wins Turner Prize 2017 [photo: Denise Swanson]

Lubaina Himid in conversation with Zoe Whitley

Getting conversation going “My way of getting conversation going, or getting people to take action, is by drawing them in and saying: ‘You bring your baggage, your opinion, your life and I’ll bring mine – and let’s try to talk about it.” – Lubaina Himid, Turner Prize winner 2017 Lubaina Himid and curator Zoe Whitley […]

Lubaina Himid keynote lecture

Memory and Performance in African-Atlantic Futures conference 31 Aug-02 Sep 2018 Leeds University. We are pleased to advise Prof Lubaina Himid is giving a keynote lecture as part of this conference on Friday 31st August 12noon-1pm. The paper is called Le Rodeur and the Lost Love Stories : Acting as if it were true Further information […]

Lubaina Himid exhibition at the Harris in Preston

A large scale exhibition of the work of Preston-based 2017 Turner Prize winner Lubaina Himid MBE opens at the Harris Museum & Art Gallery in Preston on 1st March 2018. Although she has previously exhibited there, the works being shown have not previously been seen at the Harris. They include the large scale A Fashionable […]

Save the date: “We Have Met Before” opens 22 Sep

The National Gallery of Jamaica in partnership with the British Council will be hosting an art exhibition from September 22-November 4, 2017. The show is entitled: We Have Met Before and features Graham Fagen, Joscelyn Gardner, Ingrid Pollard, and Leasho Johnson. This exhibition revisits the challenging subject of trans-atlantic slavery and its afterlives in the […]

The Truth is Never Watertight

Badischer Kunstverein is delighted to present the first survey exhibition by British artist Lubaina Himid in Germany. As an artist, writer, and professor, Himid has dedicated her work to the discourse on migration, race, slavery and the representation of the black body in art, overthrowing Western stereotypes and classifications. Lubaina Himid played an active role […]

Lubaina Himid shortlisted for the Turner Prize 2017

Lubaina Himid, has been nominated for British art’s most high-profile award the Turner Prize. The other artists on the shortlist are Hurvin Anderson, Andrea Buttner and Rosalind Nashashibi. The exhibition of work by this year’s shortlisted artists runs at the Ferens gallery in Hull – the UK’s City of Culture for 2017 – from 26 September to 7 […]

Lubaina Himid, A Fashionable Marriage, 1986. Photograph by Denise Swanson. Courtesy of Hollybush Gardens.

The Place is Here

04 Feb 2017-30 April 2017 The Place Is Here brings together around 100 works by over 30 artists and collectives spanning painting, sculpture, installation, photography, video and archival displays from the 1980s, exploring this pivotal decade for British culture and politics. Nottingham Contemporary http://www.nottinghamcontemporary.org/art/1/future

MHV Lecture Series: Christine Eyene

Making Histories Visible launches the MHV Lecture Series on Wednesday 17 February 2016 with a lecture by Christine Eyene, art historian, curator and Guild Research Fellow in Contemporary Art at the University of Central Lancashire. Entitled The Exhibition Performed, this lecture/video/sound presentation focuses on “All of us have a sense of rhythm” an exhibition developed […]

Carte De Visite at Hollybush Gardens Gallery

Hollybush Gardens Gallery present Carte de Visite curated by Lubaina Himid, featuring new work by Helen Cammock, Claudette Johnson and Ingrid Pollard. This project has unfolded over the space of a year in different locations including the print room in the School of Art, Design & Fashion at the University of Central Lancashire where Lubaina […]