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Yinka Shonibare's 10,000 batik-covered books

A new installation on the theme of immigration by Yinka Shonibare features 10,000 books, each bound in wax batik fabric. Called The British Library, it has just opened as part of the Brighton Festival and HOUSE 2014...

The artist's latest sculptural work explores the contributions made to British culture and society by people who have come to the country from other parts of the world, or whose ancestors arrived here as immigrants.

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