The Kenyan-born artist talks about how Western artists of the past have influenced his approach to subjects and themes rooted in East Africa. This film was commissioned for Elephant Magazine.
Jasper Johns at the Royal Academy
Jasper Johns (b.1930) is one of the most influential American artists of the 20th century. Here I talk about some of his key works (and more recent work) at the Royal Academy’s vast retrospective.
Eduardo Paolozzi at Whitechapel Gallery
A look at the prolific and varied career of the British artist credited with creating the first Pop art work in 1947 (the collage I was a Rich Man’s Plaything).
Robert Rauschenberg at Tate Modern
Restlessly and endlessly inventive, Robert Rauschenberg is one of the great artists of the 20th century. Here I highlight some of the major works in Tate Modern’s superb retrospective of the American artist.
Pablo Picasso at National Portrait Gallery
A quick tour of the Picasso Portraits exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery (until 5 February, 2017). Part of a longer film (where I actually talk), which I didn’t, but still might, get round to editing…