"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
"I was also thinking about the oil in Nigeria and the disasters there as a result of the greedy Western companies that have destroyed flora and fauna and left rivers full of oil gunk. It’s just too horrible, what the less fortunate people have to live with: the consequences of Western greed."
-Yinka Shonibare MBE