"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
"There is an over-emphasis on the post-colonial. There is a theory industry, and it likes to categorize, but that is not a matter for the artist. Theory can be useful if you’re an art historian but it’s not the place of the artist to do theory in that way. "
-Yinka Shonibare MBE