New Year’s Honours list 2019: artists including Barbara Walker and Sonia Boyce receive honours
Birmingham-based Barbara Walker receives an MBE for services to British art while Sonia Boyce is made an OBE. Plus honours for artists Tacita Dean, Yinka Shonibare, Gillian Wearing and Alison Wilding, and Kettle’s Yard gallery director Andrew Nairne – via a-n.
Venice Biennale: Britain’s New Voices
This BBC documentary follows three artists as they prepared to show their work in the Diaspora Pavilion in Venice earlier this year. The programme includes our very own Birmingham-based Barbara Walker, as well as a fitting and moving tribute to Khadija Saye.
‘We are living in disturbing times’: artist Barbara Walker on Margate and racism
Place, Space and Who at Turner Contemporary, by Birmingham-based Barbara Walker, looks at the experiences of five black women living in Margate – via The Guardian