Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo

  • 02.11.2018. - 20.01.2019

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo will showcase a selection of works from the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection by UK based Ghanaian artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye. The artist is known for her pictorial research centered on the representation of the human figure, in particular representations of fictitious characters of colour. Through these works Yiadom-Boakye reflects on identity as well as on the specificity of the pictorial medium. In 2013, Yiadom-Boakye was a finalist of the prestigious Turner Prize.