Internationally celebrated artist Yinka Shonibare CBE (RA) will give a talk in the nave of Hereford Cathedral on Thursday 24 January. Launching his new artwork, Creatures of the Mappa Mundi, Shonibare will be interviewed by broadcaster and writer Francine Stock about his inspiration for this new commission for Meadow Arts and Hereford Cathedral, inspired by the ‘strange creatures and alien races’ of the famous Medieval world map and made with diverse groups of Herefordshire people. .
Tickets are £10 full price / £7.50 concessions and available to purchase online, over the telephone (01432 374210) or in person at Hereford Cathedral Shop. Please note that any tickets purchased online incur a £1.50 booking fee.
Concession/student tickets are £7.50 and available to purchase over the telephone or in the shop.
Supported by Herefordshire’s a Great Place, a Herefordshire
Cultural Partnership cultural development project delivered by Rural Media. Great Place is co-funded by Arts Council England and Heritage Lottery, with support from Historic England.
Yinka Shonibare CBE. Photo copyright Royal Academy of Arts, London, photographer Marcus Leith 2014. Sketches for Creatures of the Mappa Mundi courtesy Yinka Shonibare CBE, 2018. .
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