Burlington Gardens Summer Festival, Saturday 2nd July 2016
The Royal Academy in partnership with Yinka Shonibare
Join the Royal Academy of Arts', Burlington Gardens Summer Festival on Saturday 2nd July from 12 noon - 6pm for lively, free street entertainment that takes inspiration from artist Yinka Shonibare RA. From interactive art and creative workshops, to food, music and entertainment, the Festival will offer something for everyone.
Encounter sit-specific art installations or get involved with print-making or drumming workshops. Bring the kids to upcycle vintage garnments and pose in family portraits. Enjoy live music, dance and poetry performances while tasting delicious food and drink from street stalls including Orbit Beers, La Gelateria and Company of Cooks, and a selection of Nigerian Tapas and cocktails by Charlton Nicoll.
Buy tickets here to the Artist’s Dining Room, where you’ll be treated to a 3-course Nigerian inspired menu while Doug Fishbone leads a series of lively discussion about Yinka Shonibare’s work.